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evacuate

[i′vak·yə‚wāt]
(science and technology)
To remove something, especially gases and vapors, from an enclosure, such as from the envelope of an electron tube, or from a well. Also known as exhaust.
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On Friday, 17 civilians, mostly in bad conditions were evacuated from Kafriya and al-Foaa in parallel with evacuating 18 cases from Madaiya.
We're investigating exactly what it was, but obviously we did the right thing in evacuating to get it checked out and it got the all clear.
We cannot get (exact) details of how many have been evacuated because we are in the process of evacuating.
Army Aviation helicopters so far flew 104 sorties with 12 aircraft evacuating 523 people and delivering 13,000 Kgs of food, fuel and medicines.
Police officers are evacuating residents in the area and would ask visitors and locals to avoid the village at this current time.
The ministry's undersecretary thanked the British diplomat for UK's help in evacuating a Sudanese citizen to Malta on board of a British boat.
The Turkish Iskenderum ship has successfully arrived at the port of Marmaris evacuating 1518 people from Libya, including 22 Bulgarian citizens.
Police cordoned off the area and began evacuating people from dozens of homes, as fire crews worked to locate the source of the smell.