Significado de “salvage” - Diccionario inglés

salvage en inglés británico

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salvageverb [ T ]

uk /ˈsæl.vɪdʒ/ us /ˈsæl.vɪdʒ/
salvage
noun [ U ] uk us

They mounted a salvage operation after the fire.
salvageable
adjective uk /ˈsæl.vɪdʒ.ə.bəl/ us /ˈsæl.vɪdʒ.ə.bəl/

There is nothing that is salvageable in the building - we have lost everything.

(Definición de salvage de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

salvage en inglés americano

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salvageverb [ T ]

us /ˈsæl·vɪdʒ/

to save something valuable from damage, destruction, or loss:

After the storm, we were able to salvage some of our belongings, but the house was destroyed.

(Definición de salvage de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

salvage en inglés de negocios

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salvageverb [ T ]

uk /ˈsælvɪdʒ/ us

TRANSPORT, PROPERTY, INSURANCE to save goods from being damaged or destroyed, especially from a ship that has sunk or been damaged, or a building that has been damaged by fire or a flood:

Workers are attempting to salvage timber in the aftermath of the hurricanes.

to succeed in achieving or saving something that is in a difficult situation:

salvage a deal The country still held out hope of salvaging its largest foreign investment deal.
salvage a business He is a corporate firefighter brought in to salvage a business that still has some valuable assets.
salvage share prices

salvagenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsælvɪdʒ/ us

TRANSPORT, PROPERTY, INSURANCE the act of saving goods from being damaged or destroyed:

the salvage of sth The salvage of building materials from the site of the fire was continuing.
a salvage company
the salvage industry/market

also salvage material COMMERCE waste material or material that has not been used that has value because it can be sold:

The pigs ate contaminated pet food sold to farms as salvage.
Many of the buildings have been erected out of salvage material.

(Definición de salvage de Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)