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resuscitationnoun [U]

uk   /rɪˌsʌs.ɪˈteɪ.ʃən/  us   /rɪˌsʌs.əˈteɪ.ʃən/
the ​act of ​bringing someone or something back to ​life or ​waking them: The ​patientsuffered a ​cardiacarrest and ​died, ​despite an ​attempt at resuscitation.
a ​return to ​success after a ​difficultperiod, ​especially in ​business: The ​primeminister said that ​smallbusinesses would ​play a ​fullpart in the resuscitation of the ​economy.

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(Definition of resuscitation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “resuscitation”
in Chinese (Simplified) 苏醒, 恢复知觉, 复活…
in Chinese (Traditional) 甦醒, 恢復知覺, 復活…
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