Find another word for asphyxiation. In this page you can discover 6 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for asphyxiation, like: suffocation, radiation-sickness, strangulation, asphyxia, smotheration and electrocution.
The partial asphyxiation or suffocation stimulates the protoplasm to set up a new and perhaps supplementary series of decompositions, which result in the liberation of energy just as do those of the respiratory process.
When this happens, they may die of asphyxiation.
- Carbonic acid gas, carbonic oxide (CO) and some other irrespirable gases produce their effects practically by asphyxiation.
This candid shot from 1977 captures Bonham in his prime jut three years before his untimely death from asphyxiation following an alcohol binge.