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evacuation

 
Noun evacuation has 3 senses
  1. emptying, voidance, evacuation - the act of removing the contents of something
    --1 is a kind of removal, remotion
    --1 has particulars: drain, drainage
    Derived forms: verb evacuate2, verb evacuate5
  2. evacuation - the act of evacuating; leaving a place in an orderly fashion; especially for protection
    --2 is a kind of
    withdrawal
    --2 has particulars:
     medical evacuation, medevac, medivac; Dunkirk, Dunkerque
    Derived forms: verb evacuate1, verb evacuate3
  3. elimination, evacuation, excretion, excreting, voiding - the bodily process of discharging waste matter
    --3 is a kind of discharge, emission, expelling
    --3 has particulars:
     defecation, laxation, shitting; incontinence, incontinency; micturition, urination
    Derived form: verb evacuate5
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