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evacuation Explained

evacuation at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[ı'vækjə'weıʃən]

évacuation at French => English Of Explained:

evacuation

evacuation at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

67 Moby Thesaurus words for "evacuation":
BM, abandonment, absentation, bloody flux, bowel movement,
casting away, catharsis, cessation, cleaning out, clearance,
clearing, crap, decampment, defecation, dejection, departure,
depletion, desuetude, diarrhea, discharging cargo, disuse,
drainage, draining, dysentery, egress, elimination, emptying,
escape, excretion, exhausting, exhaustion, exit, exodus, flight,
flux, forsaking, getaway, going, hegira, jettison, jettisoning,
leaving, lientery, loose bowels, movement, off-loading, parting,
passing, pulling out, purgation, purge, removal, retirement,
retreat, runs, shit, shits, stool, throwing overboard, trots,
turistas, unloading, venting, voidance, voiding, walkout,
withdrawal

evacuation at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Egress): egress, exit, issue, emergence, outbreak, outburst, eruption, emanation, evacuation, exudation, transudation, extravasation, outpouring, effluence, effusion, drainage, outcome, output, expulsion.

[N] (Ejection): ejection, emission, effusion, rejection, expulsion, exportation, eviction, discharge, emesis, vomiting, evacuation, eructation, phlebotomy, deportation, banishment, relegation, extradition, dislodgment.

[V] (Ejection): release, let out, send out, dispatch, exhale, excrete, secrete, squirt, spurt, spill, exude.

[N] (Ejection): ejection, emission, effusion, rejection, expulsion, exportation, eviction, discharge, emesis, vomiting, evacuation, eructation, phlebotomy, deportation, banishment, relegation, extradition, dislodgment.

[V] (Ejection): release, let out, send out, dispatch, exhale, excrete, secrete, extravasate, shed, void, evacuation, emit, extrude, effuse, spend, expend, squirt, spurt, spill, exude.

[N] (Excretion): excretion, discharge, emanation, exhalation, exudation, extrusion, secretion, effusion, extravasation, evacuation, dejection, bowel movement.

Evacuation at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Evacuation \E*vac`u*a"tion\, n. [L. evacuatio: cf. F.
['e]vacuation.]
1. The act of emptying, clearing of the contents, or
discharging. Specifically:
(a) (Mil.) Withdrawal of troops from a town, fortress,
etc.
(b) (Med.) Voidance of any matter by the natural passages
of the body or by an artificial opening; defecation;
also, a diminution of the fluids of an animal body by
cathartics, venesection, or other means.

2. That which is evacuated or discharged; especially, a
discharge by stool or other natural means. --Quincy.

3. Abolition; nullification. [Obs.] --Hooker.

{Evacuation day}, the anniversary of the day on which the
British army evacuated the city of New York, November 25,
1783.

evacuation at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

evacuation
n 1: the act of removing the contents of something [syn: {emptying},
{voidance}]
2: the act of evacuating; leaving a place in an orderly
fashion; especially for protection
3: the bodily process of discharging waste matter [syn: {elimination},
{excretion}, {excreting}, {voiding}]

evacuation at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » évacuation

English

Inter: wikipedi » a

Pronunciation

* Inter: rhymes » eɪʃən

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • The act of emptying, clearing of the contents, or discharging, including creating a vacuum.
    1. Withdrawal of troops or civils from a town, fortress, etc.
    2. Voidance of any matter by the natural passages of the body or by an artificial opening; defecation; also, a diminution of the fluids of an animal body by cathartics, venesection, or other means.
    3. The act of evacuating; leaving a place in an orderly fashion; especially for protection
    4. That which is evacuated or discharged; especially, a discharge by stool or other natural means.
    5. Abolition; nullification.

      Derived terms

      * evac

  • med-evac
  • noncombatant evacuation operations
  • tactical aeromedical evacuation

    Related terms

    * evacuee
  • evacuate
  • evacuation slide

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » act of emptying
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|搬空|tr=bānkōng|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|vyprázdnění|n
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|evacuatie|f
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|tyhjentäminen
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|évacuation|f
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Evakuierung|f
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|εκκένωση|f

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|evacuamento|m
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|避難|tr=hinan
    • Korean: 철수 (cheolsu)
    • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|evakuering|m
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|evacuação|f
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|опорожнение|n|tr=oporožnénije
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|evacuación|f


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » withdrawal
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|vetäytyminen Inter: qualifier » military, Inter: t- » fi|evakuointi (civil)


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » voidance of matter by natural passagesof body
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|ulostaminen, Inter: t- » fi|erittäminen


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|испражнение|n|tr=ispražnénije|sc=Cyrl

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » leaving a place for protection
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|տարհանում|tr=tarhanum|sc=Armn
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|evakuace
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|évacuation|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Evakuierung|f
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|避難|tr=ひなん, hinan|sc=Jpan
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|эвакуация|f|tr=evakuácija|sc=Cyrl

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: ar » evacuation
    Translation: cs » evacuation
    Translation: et » evacuation
    Translation: el » evacuation
    Translation: fr » evacuation
    Translation: ko » evacuation
    Translation: io » evacuation
    Translation: id » evacuation
    Translation: hu » evacuation
    Translation: mg » evacuation
    Translation: ml » evacuation
    Translation: nl » evacuation
    Translation: pl » evacuation
    Translation: ru » evacuation
    Category: simple:evacuation -
    Translation: fi » evacuation
    Translation: ta » evacuation
    Translation: te » evacuation
    Translation: vi » evacuation
    Translation: zh » evacuation

    évacuation at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » evacuation

    French

    Noun

    Inter: fr-noun » f|sort=evacuation
  • evacuation Inter: gloss » act of emptying

  • Translation: et » évacuation
    Translation: fr » évacuation
    Translation: gl » évacuation
    Translation: ko » évacuation
    Translation: io » évacuation
    Translation: mg » évacuation
    Translation: pl » évacuation
    Translation: fi » évacuation
    Translation: vi » évacuation