[ noh-kohd ]
/ ˈnoʊˌkoʊd /
Medicine/Medical. a directive not to alert a hospital team to perform emergency resuscitation on a particular patient.Compare code(def 9).
Medicine/Medical Slang. a patient to whom a no-code applies.
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- no-claims bonus,
- no-cut contract,
- no-fault insurance,
- no-fly zone
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