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ag·o·nal

 (ăg′ə-nəl)
adj.
Associated with or relating to great pain, especially the agony of death.

agonal

(ˈæɡənəl)
adj
relating to agony, esp before death

ag•o•nal

(ˈæg ə nl)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or symptomatic of agony, esp. paroxysmal distress, as the death throes.
[1600–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.agonal - pertaining to or associated with agony (especially death agonies)agonal - pertaining to or associated with agony (especially death agonies)
Translations

agonal

adj agónico
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Huizinga explica que en los juegos antiteticos de tipo agonal el elemento de tension alcanza su grado maximo, a lo que anade: ".
One of these patterns in conjunction with the presence one of the following criteria: a history of documented ventricular fibrillation, a history of documented ventricular tachycardia, family history of sudden cardiac death (SCD) before the age of 45, a family history of type 1 Brugada pattern ECG changes, nocturnal agonal respiration during sleep, unexplained syncope suggestive of tachyarrhythmia, or inducible ventricular tachycardia/ventricular fibrillation during electrophysiological study.
The anesthetized birds were processed following 5 steps (total duration 6-7 min/bird) (15): 1) manual killing by severing the right jugular vein with a scalpel blade, causing bleeding and agonal involuntary muscle contractions (1 min); 2) scalding in a covered pot (52-53[degrees]C/2 min); 3) manual defeathering (2 min); 4) evisceration and removal of head, feet, and internal organs (1.
En ese sentido, Odiseo no es Aquiles, el heroe propio de la cultura agonal, que va siempre "de frente"; sino que es precisamente 'polimetis', el fertil en recursos, que al escuchar el canto de las sirenas no salta, como el Butes de los argonautas, sino que urde una estratagema para burlar el peligro y a la vez oir el canto prohibido.
But the baby revived by himself 90 minutes later, despite medical staff dismissing his breath sounds as "postdeath agonal gasps"and "spinal reflexes.
La accion tragica se caracteriza porque es ilimitada, impredecible, irreversible, dilematica, agonal y mimetica, mientras que el actor tragico se define mediante la agencia, la autoria y la responsabilidad.
las armas que uno tiene a mano no deben ser solo adecuadas, sino tambien bellas; no sirven solo para vencer, sino para vencer con "elegancia": esto es una exigencia de un pueblo agonal.
De hecho, Mariategui senalaba, no solo estas dos tendencias "coexisten en el mismo mundo [sino] tambien en los mismos individuos [cuya conciencia se convierte en] el circo agonal de los dos espiritus".
The fact that seven of the eight patients who demised presented in an agonal state is testament to this.
The call handler believed Ms Melling was breathing - but she was actually suffering with agonal breathing - a form of irregular, gasping breath that should be treated as a critical emergency.
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Following transfer to the emergency department, the patient was evaluated and found to be in a deep coma (Glasgow Coma Scale 3 [E1V1M1]), with agonal gasping and pulseless carotid and femoral arteries.