Medical Dictionary

resuscitation

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noun re·sus·ci·ta·tion \ri-ˌsəs-ə-ˈtā-shən, rē-\

Medical Definition of resuscitation

  1. :  an act of resuscitating or the state of being resuscitated <resuscitation by means of artificial respiration or cardiac massage>—see cardiopulmonary resuscitation



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