by 1979, abbreviation of cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Short for cardiopulmonary resuscitation. An emergency procedure in which the heart and lungs are made to work by manually compressing the chest overlying the heart and forcing air into the lungs. CPR is used to maintain circulation when the heart stops pumping, usually because of disease, drugs, or trauma.
customary, prevailing and reasonable reimbursement
abbreviation 1. Council for the Protection of Rural England
Computer-based Patient Record Institute
programming, tool A translator , written by Chin Huang at canrem.com, that generates ANSI C function prototypes from K&R C function definitions. It can also translate function definition heads between K&R style and ANSI C style. Posted to comp.sources.misc, volume 29. Runs under Unix, MS-DOS. (1992-07-18)
1. Computers. characters per second. 2. cycles per second. 1. . abbreviation 1. (physics) cycles per second 2. (computing) characters per second abbreviation (in England and Wales) 1. Crown Prosecution Service cps abbr. cycles per second 1. Conversational Programming System. An interactive extended subset of PL/I from Allen-Babcock Corp in 1965. [“Conversational Programming System under […]