Definitions for near-death experience
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any experience involving a vision, as of the afterlife, reported by a resuscitated person.
the experience of being close to death but surviving
A sensation of detachment from one's body, the presence of a tunnel of light, the apparent viewing of one's own body from on high, and similar manifestations, experienced by people whose heart and brain have temporarily ceased to function
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