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evacuation (n.)

c. 1400, "discharge from the body" (originally mostly of blood), from Old French évacuation and directly from Late Latin evacuationem (nominative evacuatio), noun of action from past participle stem of evacuare "to empty" (see evacuate). Military sense is by 1710. Of persons, by 1854.

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Definitions of evacuation

evacuation (n.)
the act of removing the contents of something;
Synonyms: emptying / voidance
evacuation (n.)
the act of evacuating; leaving a place in an orderly fashion; especially for protection;
evacuation (n.)
the bodily process of discharging waste matter;
Synonyms: elimination / excretion / excreting / voiding
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