Examples of hypothermia in a Sentence
She fell into the cold water and nearly died from hypothermia.
Recent Examples of hypothermia from the Web
The child is in stable condition after suffering from hypothermia.
Jobs will be created, buildings will be repaired, and teenagers won’t have to risk hypothermia for standard medical care.
An autopsy has determined that a 19-year-old woman whose body was found inside Chicago hotel freezer died of hypothermia from exposure to cold conditions and not foul play.
The threat of hypothermia forces cold-climate farms to invest in heat lamps and other accommodations for their shivering piglets.
The medical examiner's office said epilepsy medication and alcohol played a role in her death, which was caused by hypothermia.
And was indeed a cold one, with temperatures in the 30s, and runners (8,700 started) enduring hypothermia and muscle tightness.
When crews reached him, the man was safe but suffering from mild hypothermia, officials said.
Freezing temperatures in Syria and surrounding countries have been blamed for causing hypothermia and some refugee deaths in recent years.
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Origin and Etymology of hypothermia
First Known Use: circa 1886See Words from the same year
HYPOTHERMIA Defined for English Language Learners
medical Definition of hypothermia
- hypothermia, defined as temperature under 36.6°C
- —Emergency Medicine
hypothermicplay \-mik\ adjective
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