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Verb: evacuate  i'va-kyoo,eyt
  1. Move out of an unsafe location into safety
    "After the earthquake, residents were evacuated"
     
  2. Empty completely
    "evacuate the bottle"
     
  3. Move people from their homes or country
     
  4. Create a vacuum in (a bulb, flask, reaction vessel)
     
  5. Excrete or discharge from the body
    - void, empty

Derived forms: evacuated, evacuates, evacuating

Type of: displace, egest, eliminate, empty, excrete, move, pass

Encyclopedia: Evacuate