What does the word asphyxia mean?

Usage examples for asphyxia

  1. Will it be by fire or asphyxia? – Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror by Richard Linthicum Trumbull White Samuel Fallows
  2. The pupils are contracted, but react to the last, and he dies in convulsions like asphyxia. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  3. Failure of its air- rejuvenator unit had caused asphyxia. – Comet's Burial by Raymond Zinke Gallun

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