lifeboat definition

  • noun:
    • A boat carried on a ship for use if the ship has to be abandoned.
    • A boat used for rescue service.
    • a boat particularly designed for preserving the lives of shipwrecked folks.
    • a stronger, buoyant vessel specially designed for conserving the life of shipwrecked men and women.
    • A boat built the special purpose of conserving life at sea in stormy climate, especially in instance of shipwreck.
    • a stronger sea-boat made to rescue individuals from a sinking ship

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