Asphyxia - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |æsˈfɪksiə|  American pronunciation of the word asphyxia
Brit.  |əsˈfɪksɪə|  British pronunciation of the word asphyxia

noun

- a condition in which insufficient or no oxygen and carbon dioxide are exchanged on a ventilatory basis; caused by choking or drowning or electric shock or poison gas

Examples

The cause of death was asphyxia.

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