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survival kit

noun
1.
Military. a package containing medical supplies, rations, and other vital equipment for use by a person forced to land in or parachute into the ocean, jungle, or other isolated or hostile territory.
2.
a similar emergency kit for campers, hikers, etc.
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Examples from the web for survival kit
  • But that's because it's meant to be something more: an all-in-one survival kit.
  • If you're a student, they make a vital addition to your campus survival kit.
  • As part of their survival kit, pilots carry emergency beacons.
  • Purify the water with tablets from your survival kit or by boiling it, if possible.
  • Have an evacuation or survival kit ready with nonperishable food, water, a first aid kit and other things you'll need.
  • Visit a sporting goods store or go online to get ideas for the best survival kit to suit your needs.
  • If you have taken survival training and have a basic survival kit, you will likely be found safe and sound.
  • What follows is a sample winter survival kit to be place in your vehicle.
  • Individual kits will vary, but the following list will be typical of what a survival kit should contain.
  • If you believe you will not be evacuating during a hurricane, please prepare a survival kit.
Contemporary definitions for survival kit
noun

a collection of emergency supplies and equipment, including food, medical supplies, and tools, to be carried in one's travels or kept at home

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