Adjective "salvageable" definition and examples

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'Unharmed or salvageable from the attack were land installation, power stations, all submarines and stores of gasoline. The gasoline enabled shipyards to repair all the salvageable ships.'
  2. 'We have already taken out as much equipment from the swimming pool as can be reused and any salvageable materials will be salvaged.'

Definitions

1. the act of saving a ship or its cargo from perils of the seas.

2. the property so saved.

3. compensation given to those who voluntarily save a ship or its cargo.

4. the act of saving anything from fire, danger, etc.

5. the property saved from danger.

6. the value or proceeds upon sale of goods recovered from a fire. verb (used with object), salvaged, salvaging.

7. to save from shipwreck, fire, etc.

More examples(as adjective)

"crane can be salvageable."

"situations can be salvageable."

"materials can be salvageable."

"items can be salvageable."

"grains can be salvageable."

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Origin

(salvage)