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EMS

noun uk   /ˌiː.emˈes/ us  

EMS noun (MONEY)

the EMS [S] abbreviation for the European Monetary System: a system for limiting changes in the values of the different types of money used in countries in the European Union
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EMS noun (PHONE)

[U] abbreviation for enhanced messaging service: a system for sending text messages from one mobile phone to another US [U] abbreviation for emergency medical service: a system, linked to the 911 phone number, of providing emergency medical care throughout the US
Translations of “EMS”
in Chinese (Traditional) 貨幣…
in Chinese (Simplified) 货币…
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