[ as-fik-see-uh nt ]
/ æsˈfɪk si ənt /
- asphyxia livida,
- asphyxia neonatorum,
Origin of asphyxiant
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/ (æsˈfɪksɪənt) /
anything that causes asphyxiacarbon monoxide is an asphyxiant
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[ ăs-fĭk′sē-ənt ]
Inducing or tending to induce asphyxia.
A substance, such as a toxic gas, or an event, such as drowning, that induces asphyxia.
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