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The meaning of Epidural

ˌep.ɪˈdʒʊə.rəl

Epidural – definition

adjective

On or around the dura mater, in particular (of an anaesthetic) introduced into the space around the dura mater of the spinal cord.

Usage examples:

They can also be given in the epidural space in the spinal column where nerves exit.
noun

An epidural anaesthetic, used especially in childbirth to produce loss of sensation below the waist.

Usage examples:

Anaesthetists routinely provide epidurals for both vaginal and caesarean deliveries.
noun

An anaesthetic (= a substance that stops you feeling pain) that is put into the nerves in a person's lower back with a special needle

Usage examples:

They gave my wife an epidural when she was giving birth.

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硬膜外

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Ruggenprik

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Péridurale

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Epidural, Epiduralanästhesie

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एपीड्यूरल, दृढ़तानिका के ऊपर

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Epidurale

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경막 밖의, 진통주사

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Эпидуральный

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Epidural

Word origin

late 19th century: from epi- ‘upon’ + dura1 + -al.

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