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suspended animation
American English: /səˈspɛndəd ˌænəˈmeɪʃən/

Translation of suspended animation in Spanish:


  • muerte (feminine) aparente
    in a state of suspended animation
    con las constantes vitales reducidas al mínimo
    I feel as if I'm in suspended animation
    me siento como en el limbo
    the scheme was left in suspended animation when funds ran out
    el proyecto quedó en suspenso cuando se agotaron los fondos
    Example sentences
    • Seeds are wonders of suspended animation, vehicles for the survival of embryonic plants, but their powers do not last forever.
    • In fact, evidence suggests that the compound, which puts cells in a temporary state of suspended animation, may help protect brain cells from the ravages of Parkinson's disease as well.
    • Anhydrobiosis is a state of suspended animation certain invertebrate animals enter in response to severe drought.
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