act of rescue

"金山词霸2003法学大词典":
紧急避险

English-Chinese law dictionary (法律英汉双解大词典). 2013.

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  • rescue doctrine — res·cue doctrine n: a common law doctrine that permits a plaintiff to recover from a party whose negligence was the proximate cause of a peril from which the plaintiff reasonably undertook to rescue a third party ◇ The act of rescue itself is… …   Law dictionary

  • rescue — Act of saving or freeing. At common law, forcibly and knowingly freeing another from arrest, imprisonment or legal custody without any effort by prisoner to free himself. Merrill v. State, 42 Ariz. 341, 26 P.2d 110. The unlawfully or forcibly… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Rescue — Res cue (r[e^]s k[ u]), n. [From {Rescue}, v.; cf. {Rescous}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of rescuing; deliverance from restraint, violence, or danger; liberation. [1913 Webster] Spur to the rescue of the noble Talbot. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rescue grass — Rescue Res cue (r[e^]s k[ u]), n. [From {Rescue}, v.; cf. {Rescous}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of rescuing; deliverance from restraint, violence, or danger; liberation. [1913 Webster] Spur to the rescue of the noble Talbot. Shak. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rescue — [res′kyo͞o] vt. rescued, rescuing [ME rescuen < OFr rescourre < re , again + escorre, to shake, move < L excutere, to shake off, drive away < ex , off + quatere, to shake: see QUASH2] 1. to free or save from danger, imprisonment, evil …   English World dictionary

  • rescue — ► VERB (rescues, rescued, rescuing) ▪ save from a dangerous or distressing situation. ► NOUN ▪ an act of rescuing or being rescued. DERIVATIVES rescuable adjective rescuer noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Rescue and recovery effort after the September 11 attacks — The area surrounding the World Trade Center became the site of the greatest number of casualties and missing, due to a single incident, in the history of the United States. This region became known in the ensuing days as ground zero .Building… …   Wikipedia

  • Rescue of the Danish Jews — The rescue of the Danish Jews occurred during Nazi Germany s occupation of Denmark during World War II. When Hitler ordered that Danish Jews be arrested and deported on 1–2 October 1943, many Danes took part in a collective effort to evacuate the …   Wikipedia

  • Rescue Me (TV series) — Infobox Television show name = Rescue Me caption = Series logo rated = format = Drama runtime = approx. 45 min. picture format = 480i (SDTV) (NTSC) 576i (SDTV) (PAL) 1080i (HDTV) creator = Denis Leary Peter Tolan starring = See Characters country …   Wikipedia

  • rescue */*/ — I UK [ˈreskjuː] / US [ˈreskju] verb [transitive] Word forms rescue : present tense I/you/we/they rescue he/she/it rescues present participle rescuing past tense rescued past participle rescued 1) to save someone from a dangerous or unpleasant… …   English dictionary

  • rescue — res|cue1 [ reskju ] verb transitive ** 1. ) to save someone from a dangerous or unpleasant situation: The crew of the tanker were rescued just minutes before it sank in heavy seas. rescue someone from something: He had been trying to rescue a… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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