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BRAIN DEAD

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does brain dead mean? 

BRAIN DEAD (adjective)
  The adjective BRAIN DEAD has 1 sense:

1. having irreversible loss of brain function as indicated by a persistent flat electroencephalogram

  Familiarity information: BRAIN DEAD used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BRAIN DEAD (adjective)


Sense 1brain dead [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Having irreversible loss of brain function as indicated by a persistent flat electroencephalogram

Context example:

was declared brain dead

Similar:

dead (no longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life)


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