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English definition of “ICE (number)”

ICE (number)

noun [C] uk   /aɪ.siːˈiːˌnʌmbər/ us    //
abbreviation for in case of emergency: the phone number of a friend or family member that should be told if you suddenly become ill or are involved in an accidentCommunicating by telephone
(Definition of ICE (number) from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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