What is another word for local anesthetic?

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[ lˈə͡ʊkə͡l ˌanɪsθˈɛtɪk], [ lˈə‍ʊkə‍l ˌanɪsθˈɛtɪk], [ l_ˈəʊ_k_əl ˌa_n_ɪ_s_θ_ˈɛ_t_ɪ_k]

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How to use "Local anesthetic" in context?

Local anesthetics, or neuromuscular blocking agents, are medications that act on nerve cells to prevent muscle contractions. Some local anesthetics also cause temporary loss of muscle function. Local anesthetics are used in a variety of medical procedures, including surgeries, dental procedures, and physical exams.

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