Definition of Rescue operation
1. Noun. An operation organized to free from danger or confinement.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Rescue Operation
Literary usage of Rescue operation
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Setup: What the Air Force Did in Vietnam and Why by Earl H. Tilford, Jr. (1991)
"An Air Force CH-53 carrying 18 security policemen from Nakhon Phanom RTAFB to U Tapao RTAFB for possible use in the rescue operation crashed, killing them ..."
2. Worker Deaths in Confined Spaces: A Summary of Surveillance Findings and edited by Thomas R. Bender (1996)
"Recommendation #6: Farm employees must be instructed never to enter a manure pit, or any other confined space to attempt a rescue operation, without proper ..."
3. Competitiveness Issues: The Business Environment in the U.S., Japan and Germany (1993)
"On 5 April Colombian police mounted a rescue operation against the heavily armed kidnappers. In that operation one of the kidnappers was killed, ..."