Examples of chest in a Sentence
He has a broad chest.
The pain is in my upper chest.
Recent Examples of chest from the Web
Jessica Capeles, new to the neighborhood, used a white towel to apply pressure to the wound while her relatives did chest compressions and repeatedly called 911.
There are ads for breast augmentation with women holding up grapefruits in front of their chests.
The medical examiner ruled Hernandez, 24, died from strangulation and chest compression.
Several new mothers clutch babies to their chests; some female students coo at them.
Paramedics rushed to Carey’s side and began performing chest compressions before putting him in an ambulance.
DiGiacinto and Watson rushed back, and the former helped Barr perform CPR — DiGiacinto administered rescue breaths after Barr conducted chest compressions.
It can be performed by bystanders or medical personnel and normally consists of chest compressions at a rate of approximately 100 to 120 per minute.
While Armstrong watched their luggage, Turner began performing chest compressions with Gutierrez’s help.
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CHEST Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of chest for English Language Learners
: a container (such as a box or case) for holding things or moving them from place to place
: the front part of the body between the neck and the stomach
CHEST Defined for Kids
Definition of chest for Students
- tool chest
- treasure chest
- a community chest to benefit the needy
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