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medevac

med·e·vac

medevac

 
pronunciation:
me d vaek
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the evacuation by helicopter, or other aircraft, of persons needing immediate medical attention.
definition 2: the aircraft used for this purpose.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: medevacked, medevacking, medevacs
definition: to transport (the wounded) by a medevac.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: of or pertaining to the evacuation of persons needing immediate medical attention, or the aircraft used, esp. a helicopter.
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