pararescue

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noun, often attributive para·res·cue \ˈper-ə-ˌre-(ˌ)skyü, ˈpa-rə-\

Definition of pararescue

  1. :  a search and rescue mission by specially trained personnel who can parachute to the site a pararescue team

pararescueman

play \ˈper-ə-ˌre-(ˌ)skyü-ˌman, -mən, ˈpa-rə-\ noun

pararescuer

play \ˈper-ə-ˌre-(ˌ)skyü-ər, ˈpa-rə-\ noun

First Known Use of pararescue

1948


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