pararescue


para·res·cue

noun, often attributive \ˈpa-rə-ˌres-(ˌ)kyü\

Definition of PARARESCUE

:  a search and rescue mission by specially trained personnel who can parachute to the site <a pararescue team>
para·res·cue·man \-ˌman, -mən\ noun
para·res·cu·er \-ər\ noun

First Known Use of PARARESCUE

1948

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