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English definition of “save”

save

verb [T] (MAKE SAFE)   /seɪv/
to make or keep someone or something safe from danger or harm , or to bring something back to a satisfactory condition : She jumped into the pool and saved the child from drowning . His leg was partly crushed in the accident but the surgeon was able to save it. Smoke detectors can save lives .
(Definition of save verb (MAKE SAFE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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