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Definition of Defibrillator

Defibrillator: A device that corrects an abnormal heart rhythm by delivering electrical shocks to restore a normal heartbeat.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=11138
Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012

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