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adjective life·sav·ing \-viŋ\

Definition of lifesaving

  1. :  designed for or used in saving lives

1858

First Known Use of lifesaving

1858


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lifesaving

noun life·sav·ing

Definition of lifesaving

  1. :  the skill or practice of saving or protecting the lives especially of drowning persons

Examples of lifesaving in a sentence

  1. All lifeguards are trained in lifesaving.

1919

First Known Use of lifesaving

1919


LIFESAVING Defined for English Language Learners

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lifesaving

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adjective life·sav·ing \-viŋ\

Definition of lifesaving for English Language Learners

  • : designed for or used in saving people's lives


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lifesaving

noun life·sav·ing

Definition of lifesaving for English Language Learners

  • : the skills needed to save the lives of people who are drowning


Medical Dictionary

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lifesaving

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adjective life·sav·ing \ˈlīf-ˌsā-viŋ\

Medical Definition of lifesaving

  1. :  designed for or used in saving lives <lifesaving drugs>


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lifesaving

noun life·sav·ing

Medical Definition of lifesaving

  1. :  the skill or practice of saving or protecting the lives especially of drowning persons


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