Definition of Resuscitation in English :

Define Resuscitation in English

Resuscitation meaning in English

Meaning of Resuscitation in English

Pronunciation of Resuscitation in English

Resuscitation pronunciation in English

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1. resuscitation

the act of reviving a person and returning them to consciousness

Example Sentences:
'although he was apparently drowned, resuscitation was accomplished by artificial respiration'

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to restore to consciousness; revive

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verb transitiveWord forms: reˈsusciˌtated or reˈsusciˌtating
to revive or revitalize; bring back to life; esp., to revive (someone in a faint, apparently dead, etc.), as by artificial respiration
verb intransitive
to revive, esp. to come back to life or consciousness again

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tr.v. re·sus·ci·tat·ed, re·sus·ci·tat·ing, re·sus·ci·tates
1. To restore consciousness or other signs of life to (one who appears dead): resuscitated the man after cardiac arrest.
2. To restore to use, activity, vigor, or notice; reinvigorate: a meeting that resuscitated his career

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