Definition of 'evacuation'
Example sentences containing 'evacuation'
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Meanwhile, the evacuation of urban Bulgaria and the lower Danube basin was proceeding according to plan. SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFE (2004)Most of his battalion had got away from Dunkirk on the second but last day of the evacuation. IN LOVE AND WAR (2004)I mean... well, I thought you'd be part of the evacuation from Moscow. THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (2004)
Synonyms of 'evacuation'
removal, departure, withdrawal, clearance
abandonment, withdrawal from, pulling out, moving out
excretion, discharge, voiding, purging
Trends of 'evacuation'
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