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Verb
To rescue (a wrecked or disabled ship or its cargo) from loss at sea
“Attempts to salvage the ship were hampered by thick fog on Saturday night and the bad weather continued yesterday morning, French coastguards said.”
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To retrieve or preserve (something) from potential loss or adverse circumstances
“The comeback was not be a winning one as Penrith added a fourth goal to salvage the draw.”
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To prevent or protect (something) from being destroyed
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To break down and reuse component materials
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To make better in behavior or character
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To quickly seize (something) in a rude or eager way
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To receive, especially in return for effort
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To search through with the intent of committing robbery
Noun
The rescue of a wrecked or disabled ship or its cargo from loss at sea
“Those behind the find are now reported to be planning to drum up finance for a major salvage operation this summer to raise the 85 ft long, 112 ft wide craft.”
Noun
The goods or property so saved
“They climbed up on the rock with their salvage.”
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The act of reclaiming or the state of being reclaimed
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Old or discarded articles that are considered useless or of little value
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A deduction from the usual cost of something
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A compulsory contribution to state revenue, levied by the government on workers' income and business profits, or added to the cost of some goods, services, and transactions
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An asset or object bought or obtained, typically by a library or museum
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