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escape

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verb es·cape \is-ˈkāp\

Medical Definition of escape

es·capedes·cap·ing

  1. intransitive verb

  2. :  to avoid or find relief from something by means of an escape

  3. transitive verb

  4. :  to avoid or find relief from (something) by means of an escape <he was unable to escape reality>




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escape

noun es·cape

Medical Definition of escape

  1. :  an act or instance of escaping: asa:  evasion of something undesirable <find no method of escape from pain and suffering>b:  distraction or relief from routine or reality; especially :  mental distraction or relief by flight into idealizing fantasy or fiction that serves to glorify the self




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escape

adjective es·cape

Medical Definition of escape

  1. :  providing a means of escape <escape literature>





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