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  • n. The act of resuscitating.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of resuscitating, or state of being resuscitated.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of resuscitating, or the state of being resuscitated; revival; revivification; restoration to life; the restoring to animation of persons apparently dead, as in cases of drowning, or of suspended animation from exposure to cold or from disease.
  • n. Mental reproduction, or suggestion, in a sense which does not include the process of representation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of reviving a person and returning them to consciousness


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  • Their questions can help them establish the likely cause, and so decide which type of resuscitation is more appropriate.

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  • This battle of the belligerent blokes bids well for the bold and reform minded Libs., and hence the moribund healt care rerform of the previous 1993-94 era can bet on a better outcome with new methods in resuscitation.

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  • The man could literally raise the dead, and more than once he'd pulled off a save when everyone else, Richard included, had called the resuscitation off.

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  • There is a thing called the 7 per rule, meaning that if there is a serious accident that requires medical assistance such as resuscitation, they dispatch enough units to have at least 7 responders on scene.

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  • His internist said on Friday that "resuscitation" had begun immediately after the collapse and continued at the hospital, to no avail.

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  • It was a renovation of youth; a kind of resuscitation of the dead, that realized those interesting dreams, in which we sometimes retrieve our ancient friends from the grave.

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