self-rescuer

noun

Definition of self-rescuer

: a pocket-size respirator for emergency use that protects the wearer for a period of about one-half hour against atmospheres containing carbon monoxide gas (as in a contaminated mine)

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“Self-rescuer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-rescuer. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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