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salvage
British English: /ˈsalvɪdʒ/
American English: /ˈsælvɪdʒ/

Translation of salvage in French:

noun

  • 1 (rescue)
    before n (operation, team, equipment)
    de sauvetage
  • 2 (goods rescued)
    biens (mpl) récupérés
  • 3 (reward)
    prime (f) de sauvetage

transitive verb

  • 1 (rescue) (gen) (Nautical)
    sauver (cargo, materials, belongings) (from de)
    effectuer le sauvetage de (ship)

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