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re·sus·ci·tate

 (rĭ-sŭs′ĭ-tāt′)
tr.v. re·sus·ci·tat·ed, re·sus·ci·tat·ing, re·sus·ci·tates
1. To restore consciousness or other signs of life to (one who appears dead): resuscitated the man after cardiac arrest.
2. To restore to use, activity, vigor, or notice; reinvigorate: a meeting that resuscitated his career

[Latin resuscitāre, resuscitāt- : re-, re- + suscitāre, to stir up (sus-, sub-, sub- + citāre, to move violently, frequentative of ciēre, to set in motion; see keiə- in Indo-European roots).]

re·sus′ci·ta·ble (-tə-bəl) adj.
re·sus′ci·ta′tion n.
re·sus′ci·ta′tive adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.resuscitation - the act of reviving a person and returning them to consciousnessresuscitation - the act of reviving a person and returning them to consciousness; "although he was apparently drowned, resuscitation was accomplished by artificial respiration"
cardiac resuscitation, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, CPR, kiss of life, mouth-to-mouth resuscitation - an emergency procedure consisting of external cardiac massage and artificial respiration; the first treatment for a person who has collapsed and has no pulse and has stopped breathing; attempts to restore circulation of the blood and prevent death or brain damage due to lack of oxygen
resurgence, revitalisation, revitalization, revival, revivification - bringing again into activity and prominence; "the revival of trade"; "a revival of a neglected play by Moliere"; "the Gothic revival in architecture"
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resuscitation

noun
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Translations
رَدُّ الحَياةِ إلى شَخْص
resuscitace
genoplivelse
felelevenedésfeltámasztás
endurlífgun
resuscitácia
diriltme

resuscitation

[rɪˌsʌsɪˈteɪʃən] Nresucitación f
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resuscitation

[rɪˌsʌsɪˈteɪʃən] n (MEDICINE)réanimation f
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resuscitation

n (Med) → Wiederbelebung f; (fig)Belebung f
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resuscitation

[rɪˌsʌsɪˈteɪʃn] n (frm) → rianimazione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

resuscitate

(rəˈsasəteit) verb
to bring (a person) back to consciousness.
reˌsusciˈtation noun
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

re·sus·ci·ta·tion

n. resucitación.
1. devolver la vida; reanimar el corazón;
2. respiración artificial.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

resuscitation

n reanimación f; cardiopulmonary —(CPR) reanimación cardiopulmonar (RCP)
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