life-saving Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “life-saving” in the English Dictionary

"life-saving" in British English

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(also lifesaving) uk   us   /ˈlaɪfˌseɪ.vɪŋ/
done to ​prevent someone from ​dying: She had a life-saving ​operation to ​remove a ​bloodclot. the charity's life-saving ​work in ​Africa

life-savingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈlaɪfˌseɪ.vɪŋ/
actions that can ​save someone's ​life when they have ​fallen into ​water: a ​certificate in life-saving
(Definition of life-saving from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “life-saving”
in Chinese (Simplified) 救命的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 救命的…
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