escape route
See evasion and escape route.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • evasion and escape route — A course of travel, preplanned or not, that an escapee or evader uses in an attempt to depart enemy territory in order to return to friendly lines …   Military dictionary

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  • escape — [[t]ɪske͟ɪp[/t]] ♦♦ escapes, escaping, escaped 1) VERB: no passive If you escape from a place, you succeed in getting away from it. [V from n] A prisoner has escaped from a jail in northern England... [V to n] They are reported to have escaped to …   English dictionary

  • escape — es|cape1 [ ı skeıp ] verb *** ▸ 1 get away from something bad ▸ 2 avoid something unpleasant ▸ 3 come out by accident ▸ 4 not remember/notice ▸ 5 go away on vacation ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) intransitive to get away from a place where you are in danger:… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • escape — I UK [ɪˈskeɪp] / US verb Word forms escape : present tense I/you/we/they escape he/she/it escapes present participle escaping past tense escaped past participle escaped *** 1) [intransitive] to get away from a place where you are in danger Three… …   English dictionary

  • escape hatch — Synonyms and related words: alternative, back door, back stairs, back way, bolt hole, boundary condition, catch, choice, clause, condition, covert way, donnee, ejection seat, emergency exit, escalator clause, escalier derobe, escape clause,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • escape — es|cape1 W2S3 [ıˈskeıp] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(person/place)¦ 2¦(danger)¦ 3¦(avoid)¦ 4¦(gas/liquid etc)¦ 5¦(sound)¦ 6 escape somebody s attention/notice 7 the name/date/title etc escapes somebody 8 there s no escaping (the fact) ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1200 1300; …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Escape tunnel — An escape tunnel is a form of secret passage used as part of an escape from siege or captivity. In medieval times such tunnels are usually constructed by the builders of castles or palaces who wish to have an escape route if their domain is under …   Wikipedia

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