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

 

resuscitation

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//rɪˌsʌsɪˈteɪʃn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˌsʌsɪˈteɪʃn//
 
[uncountable]
 
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an act of making somebody start breathing again or become conscious again after they have almost died frantic attempts at resuscitation see also mouth-to-mouth resuscitation