Definition of “life raft” - English Dictionary

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“life raft” in British English

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life raftnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈlaɪf ˌrɑːft/ us /ˈlaɪf ˌræft/

a type of boat that is carried on a large ship and is used in emergencies, for example when the ship is sinking, to take people to safety

(Definition of “life raft” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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