postarrest

adjective post·ar·rest \ ˌpōst-ə-ˈrest \

Definition of postarrest

1 medical : occurring after cardiac arrest
  • postarrest resuscitation
2 : existing or occurring after an arrest
  • …he allegedly tried to hire someone to kill another person for $5,000, according to postarrest information …
  • —Melinda J. Overstreet
  • a postarrest statement

First Known Use of postarrest

1920

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