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resuscitation

noun [U] uk   us   /rɪˌsʌs.ɪˈteɪ.ʃən/
the act of bringing someone or something back to life or waking them: The patient suffered a cardiac arrest and died, despite an attempt at resuscitation. a return to success after a difficult period, especially in business: The prime minister said that small businesses would play a full part in the resuscitation of the economy.
Translations of “resuscitation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 甦醒, 恢復知覺, 復活…
in Chinese (Simplified) 苏醒, 恢复知觉, 复活…
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