Definition of CPR noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌsiː piː ˈɑː(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌsiː piː ˈɑːr//
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the abbreviation for cardiopulmonary resuscitation (breathing air into the mouth of an unconscious person and pressing on their chest to keep them alive by sending air around their body)
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: CPR