analgésico
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analgésico(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (medicine)
a. painkiller
El dentista me mandó analgésicos para aliviar el dolor de la muela del juicio.The dentist prescribed me painkillers to relieve the pain of my wisdom tooth.
b. analgesic
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
Los analgésicos me están ayudando a sobrellevar el dolor.Analgesics are helping me to endure the pain.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (medicine)
a. pain-relief
Estoy siguiendo un tratamiento analgésico para combatir el dolor de espalda.I'm receiving pain-relief treatment to help with my back pain.
b. analgesic
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
El efecto analgésico de las pastillas funciona al cabo de unos minutos.The analgesic effect of the pills works after a few minutes.
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