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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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References in periodicals archive ?
Resuscitation equipment using ordinary air shall be provided at all commercial and public pools.
Resuscitation equipment and a first-aid kit must be available at the pools.
It costs less than PS40 to produce - a fraction of the cost of traditional resuscitation equipment - and the aim is to ensure they are in place in every hospital in Uganda.
"They were then joined by a second crew member from the lifeboat, carrying oxygen and resuscitation equipment.
The report calls for protocol for responding to medical emergencies in prison facilities, availability of resuscitation equipment and staff trained to use it.
The report said swimming is dangerous because of the delay in identification, rescue and the time to get to dry land to use resuscitation equipment. Time matters with resuscitation.
The Coroner asked Dr McDonnell what resuscitation equipment the surgery had, and was told it did not have anything which could have carried out suction or incubation.
The resuscitation equipment trolley has now been audited and streamlined to ensure instruments can be located as quickly as possible.
The resuscitation equipment trolley has now been audited and streamlined to ensure that equipment can be located as quickly as possible.