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Definition 1: the act of rescuing a ship or its crew or its cargo from a shipwreck or a fire - [noun denoting act]

(salvage is a kind of ...) recovery or preservation from loss or danger

"work is the deliverance of mankind" "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"

Definition 2: the act of saving goods or property that were in danger of damage or destruction - [noun denoting act]

(salvage is a kind of ...) recovery or preservation from loss or danger

"work is the deliverance of mankind" "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"

Definition 3: property or goods saved from damage or destruction - [noun denoting possession]

(salvage is a kind of ...) articles of commerce

(salvage is a kind of ...) something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone

"that hat is my property" "he is a man of property"

Definition 4: collect discarded material - [verb of contact]

Samples where salvage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She scavenged the garbage cans for food

Synonyms for salvage in the sense of this definition

(salvage is a kind of ...) assemble or get together

"gather some stones" "pull your thoughts together"

Synonyms for salvage in the sense of this definition

(salvage is a kind of ...) free from harm or evil

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