life net

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  1. a strong net or the like held by firefighters or others to catch persons jumping from a burning building.

Origin of life net

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10

Words Nearby life net Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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