meaning of ASPHYXIATION

ASPHYXIATION meaning in General Dictionary

The act of causing asphyxia circumstances of asphyxia

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  • killing by depriving of air
  • the condition of becoming deprived of oxygen (as by having breathing stopped)
  • The act of causing asphyxia; a situation of asphyxia.

ASPHYXIATION meaning in Law Dictionary

the word always state that one has died because of decreased oxygen or having too-much co2 within their blood.


ASPHYXIATION meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1866, noun of activity from asphyxiate (v.).


ASPHYXIATION meaning in Veterinary Dictionary

deficiencies in respiration because a meaningful cut-off of air; may also be known as suffocation.


ASPHYXIATION meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) The act of causing asphyxia; a state of asphyxia.


Sentence Examples with the word ASPHYXIATION

The partial asphyxiation or suffocation stimulates the protoplasm to set up a new and perhaps supplementary series of decompositions, which result in the liberation of energy just as do those of the respiratory process.

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