respiratory arrest

noun

Definition of respiratory arrest

: a state in which one stops breathing The hospital reported an increase in respiratory arrests.

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“Respiratory arrest.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/respiratory%20arrest. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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