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artificial respiration

noun

Simple Definition of artificial respiration

  • medical : a process in which air is forced into and out of the lungs of a person who has stopped breathing

Full Definition of artificial respiration

  1. :  the rhythmic forcing of air into and out of the lungs of a person whose breathing has stopped

1817

First Known Use of artificial respiration

1817


ARTIFICIAL RESPIRATION Defined for Kids

artificial respiration

noun

Definition of artificial respiration

  1. :  the forcing of air into and out of the lungs of a person whose breathing has stopped




Medical Dictionary

artificial respiration

noun

Medical Definition of artificial respiration

  1. :  the process of restoring or initiating breathing by forcing air into and out of the lungs to establish the rhythm of inspiration and expiration—see back pressure-arm lift method, mouth-to-mouth




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