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faint

a sudden spontaneous loss of consciousness, usually momentary, caused by an insufficient supply of blood to the brain
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However, contrary to reports in the social media that some of the students who fainted had died, the school authorities denied the death of any students.
He said Zubair fainted from inhaling poisonous gas accumulated in the well.
He also said that apart from those who fainted at the gymnasium, another 60 students also fainted at the school due to intense heat while participating in an earthquake drill at around 2 p.m.
Sources further said that as he do not retuned quite after long time, agriculture labor 35 years Rajjab Shah went down to inquire but he too fainted from suffocation followed by 42 years old Sher Afsar who went to help them also fainted and fell down in the well.
[USA], May 21 (ANI): American actor Elle Fanning, who is also a member of this year's Cannes jury, had a health scare on Monday when she fainted at the Chopard Trophee dinner party.
The report said at least 2,109 workers fainted at 17 factories across the Kingdom during the period.
LAHORE -- During the sit in of PML (N) members outside the Punjab Assembly its female member Rahat Afza fainted who has been shifted to hospital.
Sixty percent of people in the world have fainted at least A once in their life.
BADIN -- At least 10 people including two minor fainted due to consumption of unhygienic foodstuff in a local hotel at Talhar on Sunday.
TAXILA -- A man and his nephew died and three other people fainted after inhaling poisonous gas accumulated in a well in the limits of Hassanabdal police on Monday.
However, the boy inhaled poisonous gas and fainted. Six men who tried to rescue the boy also fainted afterwards.
KARACHI -- A woman died of generator smoke and eight others fainted in Korangi area of the city on Monday.