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artificial respiration Explained

artificial respiration at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U] a way of making someone breathe again when they have stopped, by blowing air into their mouth//

artificial respiration at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Breathing induced by any of several techniques in a person who has stopped or is having difficulty breathing. It consists chiefly of keeping the air passage open and inducing inhalation and exhalation. It does not include chest compressions to maintain circulation (see cardiopulmonary resuscitation). The primary method is mouth-to-mouth breathing, in which the rescuer breathes into the victim's mouth, with pauses to allow exhalation.

artificial respiration at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

artificial respiration at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

artificial respiration
n : an emergency procedure whereby breathing is maintained
artificially

artificial respiration at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Noun

Inter: en-noun » head=artificial respiration
  • The manual or mechanical forcing of air into the lungs of a person who is not breathing in order to maintain life.

    Synonyms

    * kiss of life
    • mouth-to-mouth resuscitation

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » manual or mechanical forcing of air into the lungs
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|umělé dýchání|n
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|tekohengitys


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|suni teneffüs, Inter: t+ » tr|yapay solunum

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » artificial respiration
    Translation: my » artificial respiration
    Translation: ta » artificial respiration