evacuation - definition and synonyms

noun 

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/ɪˌvækjuˈeɪʃ(ə)n/
singularevacuation
pluralevacuations
  1. 1
    [uncountable] the process of evacuating people from a building or an area that is not safe

    the evacuation of all nonessential government officials

    evacuation procedures/plans

  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] medical the process of getting rid of solid waste from your bowels