asphyxiation

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From asphyxiate +‎ -tion.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /æsfɪksiˈeɪʃən/
  • Hyphenation: as‧phyx‧i‧a‧tion

Noun[edit]

asphyxiation (countable and uncountable, plural asphyxiations)

  1. Death due to lack of oxygen.
  2. An acute lack of oxygen.

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