- The evacuation of military or other casualties to hospital in a helicopter or aeroplane: we radioed Pleiku and asked for medevac [as modifier]: three big medevac choppersMore example sentences
- Other military roles include medevac and search-and-rescue operations.
- Military commanders had worried the crowd would rush medevac helicopters.
- A unit of American marines on patrol saw the disabled vehicle and called in a medevac helicopter, which evacuated the officer and his soldiers.
verb (medevacs, medevacking, medevacked)[with object] Back to top
- Transport (someone) to hospital in a helicopter or aeroplane: I was medevacked out of FreetownMore example sentences
- Fellow soldiers applied tourniquets to stop Covington from bleeding to death and medivacked him to the nearest hospital.
- Finally, I was medevacked to Kaiser, and my chart was translated from Thai.
- Their convoy was hit by a suicide car bomber and three friends were medevacked with severe burns.
More definitions of medevacDefinition of medevac in:
- The US English dictionary