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persistent vegetative statenoun [U]

uk   /pəˌsɪs.tənt ˌvedʒ.ɪ.tə.tɪv ˈsteɪt/ us   /pɚˌsɪs.tənt ˌvedʒ.ə.teɪ.t̬ɪv ˈsteɪt/ specialized
a medical condition in which a person's brain shows no sign of activity and they have to be kept alive by drugs and machines
(Definition of persistent vegetative state from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 持续性植物状态,植物人状态…
in Chinese (Traditional) 持續性植物狀態,植物人狀態…
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