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heart

(Essential part), noun core, essence, marrow, nerve, nucleus, pith, sum and substance
Associated concepts: heart of the case, heart of the pleadings

heart

(Fortitude), noun ardor, backbone, doughtiness, fearlessness, fervor, focus, gallantry, intestinal fortitude, mettle, spirit, substance, toleration, valor

heart

(Kindness), noun altruism, benevolence, clemency, compassion, gentleness, grace, humanity, kind offices, kind treatment, leniency, magnanimity, mercy, pity, sympathy, temperament, tenderness
See also: center, confidence, consequence, cornerstone, essence, faith, focus, frame, main point, significance, substance
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Officers continued the kiss of life and heart massage with the help of a trainee medic on board.
She was revived by a surgeon's 45-minute heart massage.
RePower(TM) accomplishes this emcompassing the heart and creating a contraction similar to open heart massage.
Contract notice: 011_lo_erdf_system for indirect heart massage and defibrillator
He said he performed heart massage on the man while a woman gave him mouth-tomouth, before an ambulance drove up.
We now know that my dad was tended to by a police officer at first and then, when he opened his eyes, a St John''''s Ambulanceman arrived and together they gave him heart massage and mouth-to-mouth resuscitation.
Alistair, of Bridge of Cally, Perthshire, said: "I went from trying to give her a heart massage to getting the paramedics in and having her dragged away.
It shows an actor playing Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray trying to revive the singer with chest compression heart massage - first on a bed and then on the floor.
Amazingly a heart surgeon and a doctor stood up and stabbed adrenaline into her heart as the crew continued heart massage.
The trio acted as a team to save him with Sgt Parker providing heart massage while PC Rooke began mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and PC Ball cut the rope from the man's neck.
And yesterday she was finally able to say a heartfelt "thank you" to leisure centre staff Ben Cutler and James Ratcliffe, who helped save her with the kiss of life and heart massage before paramedics got her heart beating again with a defibrillator.
When crews from Tynemouth arrived they found a man lying by his car being given heart massage by members of the public.