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mayday

noun [S], exclamation
 
 
/ˈmeɪ.deɪ/
a special radio signal sent from a ship or an aircraft when it needs help
(船隻、飛機發出的)無線電求救訊號
Specific signs and symbolsSigns, signals and symbolsEmergency services in general
Translations of “mayday”
in Spanish señal de socorro, S.O.S.…
in Korean 노동절…
in Arabic أوّل مايو…
in Portuguese primeiro de maio…
in French S.O.S.…
in German das Mayday-Signal…
in Catalan el primer de maig…
in Japanese メーデー(5月1日)…
in Italian il primo maggio, Calendimaggio…
in Chinese (Simplified) (船只、飞机发出的)无线电求救信号…
(Definition of mayday from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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