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  1. Jaws of Life(noun)

    hydraulic tool inserted into a wrecked vehicle and used to pry the wreckage apart in order to provide access to people trapped inside


  1. jaws of life(Noun)

    Emergency rescue equipment used to open a completely destroyed passenger vehicle, to quickly and somewhat safely extricate the trapped occupants.

  2. Origin: jaws+of+life. By analogy with an actual jaw and the fact that this mechanical device allows the possibility of preserving the life of the victim being rescued.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jaws of life in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jaws of life in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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