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Definitions of smothering in various dictionaries:

verb - envelop completely

verb - deprive of oxygen and prevent from breathing

verb - conceal or hide


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Smothering might refer to
Asphyxia or asphyxiation is a condition of severely deficient supply of oxygen to the body that arises from abnormal breathing. An example of asphyxia is choking. Asphyxia causes generalized hypoxia, which affects primarily the tissues and organs. There are many circumstances that can induce asphyxia, all of which are characterized by an inability of an individual to acquire sufficient oxygen through breathing for an extended period of time. Asphyxia can cause coma or death.
* In 2015 about 9.8 million cases of unintentional suffocation occurred which resulted in 35,600 deaths. The word asphyxia is from Ancient Greek - "without" and sphyxis, "squeeze" (throb of heart).
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