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English definition of “cryonics”

cryonics

noun [U]     /ˌkraɪˈɒn.ɪks/ US  /-ˈɑː.nɪks/
the process of storing a dead body by freezing it until science has advanced to such a degree that it is able to bring that person back to life Burying, cremating and preserving bodies
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