a technique in first aid to dislodge a foreign body in a person’s windpipe by applying sudden upward pressure on the upper abdomen Also called abdominal thrust
[heyms-kring-lah] /ˈheɪms krɪŋ lɑ/ noun, Scandinavian Mythology. 1. a book of the 13th century narrating the history of the kings of Norway by Snorri Sturluson.
[hahy-nuh] /ˈhaɪ nə/ noun 1. Heinrich [hahyn-rikh] /ˈhaɪn rɪx/ (Show IPA), 1797–1856, German lyric and satiric poet, journalist, and critic. /German ˈhainə/ noun 1. Heinrich (ˈhainrɪç). 1797–1856, German poet and essayist, whose chief poetic work is Das Buch der Lieder (1827). Many of his poems have been set to music, notably by Schubert and Schumann
- Heine-medin disease
Heine-Medin disease Hei·ne-Me·din disease (hī’nə-mād’n) n. See acute anterior poliomyelitis.
[hahy-nee] /ˈhaɪ ni/ noun, Older Slang: Disparaging and Offensive. 1. a contemptuous term used to refer to a German, especially a German soldier in World War I or II. [hahy-nee] /ˈhaɪ ni/ noun, Slang. 1. the . n. also Heine, as a typical name of a German man, 1904, North American slang, from pet form […]