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salvation

noun [U]
 
 
/sælˈveɪʃən/
RELIGION in the Christian religion, the way that God saves someone from the bad effects of evilForgiveness in religion
FROM HARM something or someone that saves you from harm or a very unpleasant situation: Getting a dog was Dad's salvation after Mum died.Preserving and savingDefending and protecting
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