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rescue services (ˈrɛskjuː ˈsɜːvɪsɪz) 

Definitions

plural noun

  1. emergency services comprising employees, equipment, etc, which serve to bring people out of danger, attack, harm, etc, esp after a disaster, accident, etc

Example Sentences Including 'rescue services'

I am so grateful to the climbers and the rescue services for what they did.
Glasgow Herald (2001)
John Prescott and train company chiefs praise the efforts of the rescue services.
Sun, News of the World (1999)
Police and rescue services said at least 35 people were hurt and five were killed, including the bomber.
Edmonton Sun (2003)
The appeal aims to raise $1 million to help fund beach rescue services.
The Advertiser, Sunday Mail (2004)

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