Definition of defibrillate in English:

defibrillate

verb

[with object]Medicine
  • Stop the fibrillation of (a person's heart) by administering a controlled electric shock to restore the normal rhythm.

    ‘members of the medical team defibrillated his heart’
    ‘Will had to be defibrillated and his heart massaged for half an hour’

Pronunciation

defibrillate

/diːˈfɪbrɪleɪt/