a frozen state of a person or body induced in order to preserve it for long periods; cryosuspension n.
Frequently in in cryostasis
Ninety percent viability after ten-year cryostasis… We are ready for that planet.
Save your life through cryostasis Frozen after clinical death, you may be revived & rejuvenated by future technology.
The bulky man stumped toward the three in black, leering. ‘I told you: he faked his death and cryostasis!’
Seven are in cryostasis awaiting burial.
We found decayed bodies in thick frozen brine and thought it was cryostasis gone wrong.
He instructed David to change the phone number six months after he was in cryostasis.
You play as Corus Valott, a man awakening from cryostasis only to find his world in ruins.
Added to OED in June 2011
Last modified 2021-02-01 15:33:10
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