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2. do not resuscitate
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(Medicine) do not resuscitate
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do not resuscitate: used in hospitals to indicate a prior decision by the patient or the patient's family to avoid extraordinary means of prolonging life.
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DNRabbr Do Not Resuscitate. V. resuscitate.
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