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Origin of suspended animation
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In a state akin to suspended animation, the squirrels breathe just once a minute, and their hearts beat five times per minute.These Arctic squirrels recycle bits of their own bodies to survive winter|Carolyn Wilke|December 16, 2020|Science News
The treacherously cold water can actually send a person into a state of suspended animation.
They are always suspended over a precipice, dangling by a slender thread that shows every sign of snapping.
He was sentenced to 10 years in prison, with all but two and a half years suspended.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything|Liz Seccuro|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Stop-motion animation artist PES has unveiled a new short this week.‘Sexual’ Barbershop Quartet, a Panda Family Reunion, and More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Time was suspended as the world watched and waited for news about the young, brave girl from the Swat Valley.Promoting Girls’ Education Isn’t Enough: Malala Can Do More|Paula Kweskin|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This may be precisely the point: that fiction at its best is a sphere of suspended belief as much as suspended disbelief.
Because the universe is governed by laws, and there is no credible instance on record of those laws being suspended.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
It was like a dream of beauty suspended in the air before you—floating there—and you didn't want to disturb it.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
The three banks thereupon opened their doors and satisfied the note-holders, ordinary business being, meanwhile, suspended.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
The quadroon was following them with little quick steps, having assumed a fictitious animation and alacrity for the occasion.
He spoke with an animation and earnestness that gave an exaggerated importance to every syllable he uttered.