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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of or relating to person or thing that delivers one from death or difficulty.

Usage examples (30)
  • I know also that a physical examination can be life-saving.
  • Except for those life-saving tubes we have inserted in your arms, Jos
  • That's the life-saving use of adult blood stem cells to cure leukemia.
  • But how many times has he performed life-saving surgery while on the job? for more
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