cryonics cryonics

Definition(s):

  • (n) the freezing of a seriously ill or recently deceased person to stop tissues from decomposing; the body is preserved until new medical cures are developed that might bring the person back to life

Usage(s):

  1. Called cryonics, the process is based on the hope that someday scientists will be able to attach the head to a new body.
  2. It is a form of political cryonics.
  3. A man or a society can be frozen until science discovers a cure for its illness: cultural cryonics.

News

  • Defiance: I Just Wasnt Made for These Times Review

    Full spoilers begin below I am an absolute sucker for man out of time stories. Time travel or cryonics, there's something about a character trying to adapt to our present as history and technology that's unfamiliar which I find compellingly appealing. The previews at the end of last week's episode had already goosed my excitement...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Mania

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Quotes

  • Cowell told guests at the event hosted by Gordon Brown: "I have decided to freeze myself when I die. You know, cryonics." "You pay a lot of money and get stuck in a deep freeze once you have been declared dead." "Medical science is...
    on Feb 22, 2009 By: Simon Cowell Source: Daily Star

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