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English verb: defibrillate

1. defibrillate (social) stop the fibrillation and restore normal contractions, usually by means of electric shocks

SamplesThe patient's heart had to be defibrillated to save his life.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)reconstruct, restore

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