Recent Examples of defibrillator from the Web
The Xterra is equipped with a full medical kit, as well as an electronic defibrillator, though Watters more commonly deals with minor accidents like twisted ankles or mountain bike wrecks.
Thank goodness for the defibrillators located strategically around the park.
The scheme involved stealing sophisticated equipment — including ventilators, ultrasound machines, defibrillators and anesthesia machines — and selling the items to medical equipment resellers.
There’s even an onboard defibrillator, presumably for restarting the tickers of bad guys who get cardiac-arrested when the 5-0 appears behind them in a $225,000 road rocket.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'defibrillator'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of defibrillator
DEFIBRILLATOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of defibrillator for English Language Learners
medical : a device that gives an electric shock to a person's heart in order to make it beat normally again especially after a heart attack
Learn More about defibrillator
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up defibrillator? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).