Definition of Lifeboat. Meaning of Lifeboat. Synonyms of Lifeboat

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Definition of Lifeboat

Lifeboat
Lifeboat Life"boat` (-b[=o]t`), n. A strong, buoyant boat especially designed for saving the lives of shipwrecked people.

Meaning of Lifeboat from wikipedia

- Lifeboat may refer to: Lifeboat (shipboard), a small craft aboard a ship to allow for emergency escape Lifeboat (rescue), a boat designed for sea rescues...
- A lifeboat is a small, rigid or inflatable boat carried for emergency evacuation in the event of a disaster aboard a ship. Lifeboat drills are required...
- The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is the largest charity that saves lives at sea around the coasts of the United Kingdom, the Republic of...
- lifeboats of the RMS Titanic pla**** a crucial role in the disaster of 14–15 April 1912. One of the ship's legacies was that she had too few lifeboats...
- Lifeboat is a 1944 American survival film directed by Alfred Hitch**** from a story by John Steinbeck. The film stars Tallulah Bankhead with William Bendix...
- Lifeboat ethics is a metaphor for resource distribution proposed by the ecologist Garrett Hardin in 1974. Hardin's metaphor describes a lifeboat bearing...
- The Penlee lifeboat disaster occurred on 19 December 1981 off the coast of Cornwall. The lifeboat Solomon Browne, based at the Penlee lifeboat station near...
- A rescue lifeboat is a boat rescue craft which is used to attend a vessel in distress, or its survivors, to rescue crew and p****engers. It can be hand...
- from the water. The lifeboat davit has falls (now made of wire, historically of manila rope) that are used to lower the lifeboat into the water. "Davit"...
- The Shannon-cl**** lifeboat (previously FCB2 – Fast Carriage Boat 2) is the latest cl**** of lifeboat currently being deplo**** to the RNLI fleet to serve...
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