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rescue boat [4 records]

Record 1 2010-11-12

English

Subject field(s)
  • Types of Ships and Boats
  • Safety (Water Transport)
CONT

When [inflatable rafts are] full, they are towed clear of the ship by a shepherd boat which, as the name implies, keeps the ILRs [inflatable liferafts] together. These boats are usually semi-rigids with lots of power.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Types de bateaux
  • Sécurité (Transport par eau)

Spanish

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Record 2 2005-10-17

English

Subject field(s)
  • Types of Ships and Boats
  • Safety (Water Transport)
  • Ports
DEF

A specially constructed boat launched from land to rescue people in distress at sea.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Types de bateaux
  • Sécurité (Transport par eau)
  • Ports
DEF

Canot spécial insubmersible qui, dans certains ports, est toujours prêt à prendre la mer pour porter secours à des navires ou embarcations en détresse.

OBS

canot de sauvetage : terme uniformisé par le Comité de normalisation de la terminologie navale.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Tipos de barcos
  • Seguridad (Transporte por agua)
  • Puertos
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Record 3 2005-10-17

English

Subject field(s)
  • Types of Ships and Boats
  • Safety (Water Transport)
  • Pleasure Boating and Yachting
OBS

rescue boat; lifeboat: terms also used in sailing.

Key term(s)
  • life boat

French

Domaine(s)
  • Types de bateaux
  • Sécurité (Transport par eau)
  • Yachting et navigation de plaisance
OBS

canot de sauvetage; bateau de sauvetage; bateau de sécurité : termes employés aussi à la voile.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Tipos de barcos
  • Seguridad (Transporte por agua)
  • Vela y navegación de placer
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Record 4 2005-10-17

English

Subject field(s)
  • Types of Ships and Boats
  • Search and Rescue (Paramilitary)
CONT

Each rescue unit shall ... maintain in readiness the required number of rescue craft ...

French

Domaine(s)
  • Types de bateaux
  • Recherche et sauvetage (Paramilitaire)
CONT

Toute équipe de sauvetage devra [...] tenir prêts des vedettes [...] de sauvetage en nombre suffisant.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Tipos de barcos
  • Búsqueda y salvamento (paramilitar)
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