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SAR Syllabification: SAR

Definition of SAR in English:

abbreviation

1Search and rescue, an emergency service involving the detection and rescue of those who have met with an accident or mishap in dangerous or isolated locations.
1.1Special Administrative Region (of the People’s Republic of China).

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