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English definition of “resuscitate”

resuscitate

verb [I/T]  /rɪˈsʌs·ɪˌteɪt/ us  
to bring someone who is dying back to life, wake someone who is unconscious, or bring something back into use or existence: [T] You should learn how to resuscitate a person whose breathing has stopped. [T] He led the effort to resuscitate the local newspaper.
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