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brain death

noun

medical : the condition of having no brain function : the end of activity in the brain

Full Definition of BRAIN DEATH

:  final cessation of activity in the central nervous system especially as indicated by a flat electroencephalogram for a predetermined length of time

First Known Use of BRAIN DEATH

1964

brain death

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BRAIN DEATH

:  final cessation of activity in the central nervous system especially as indicated by a flat electroencephalogram for a predetermined length of time
brain–dead adjective

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