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Synonyms for tranquilizing

tending to soothe or tranquilize

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He said police team recovered 1,120 gram hashish and 100 tranquilizing pills from him.
I was on the scene and it was an ideal situation for tranquilizing and relocating a moose; he was in a protected area and he was extremely calm.
As the cat ran through the chaparral-covered hill area, one of the federal officers shot it after it was determined tranquilizing it would be too dangerous, officials said.
Not surprisingly, the hero's (and often the less heroic male characters') "unruly sexual impulses" are curbed through heterosexual marriages with women who have little or nothing to say about the (male) contribution of their tranquilizing bodies to the "victory of society.
A summary follows the committee's evaluations of toxicological and residue data on a variety of veterinary drugs: one fladrenoceptor-blocking agent (carazolol), one anthelminthic agent (doramectin), four antimicrobial agents (dihydrostreptomycin, streptomycin, neomycin and thiamphenicol), two insecticides (deltamethrin and phoxim), four production aids (estradiol-17fl, progesterone, testosterone and porcine somatotropins) and one tranquilizing agent (azaperone).
Researchers immobilized this male with a tranquilizing dart, then tagged its tusk with a radio transmitter that tracks the animal's migration patterns.
Like the fact that the leading cause of unsafe sex was the 25% rate of alcoholism among gays; drinking, by tranquilizing fear and clouding judgment, automatically promoted noncompliance with safe-sex practices.
During WHA Tour events, highly skilled hunters from around the world will compete, utilizing the WHA's patent-pending, respectful non-fatal tranquilizing technique that will allow for a thrilling tournament experience.
685 kilogram hashish, 2120 gram heroin,380 gram opium, wine and tranquilizing pills were recovered from 32 drug pushers dealing in educational institutions.
Onlooker Marie Dubrey said the environmental police shot the bear with two tranquilizing darts before the animal fell out of the tree.