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English definition of “paramedic”

paramedic

noun [C] uk   /ˌpær.əˈmed.ɪk/ us    /ˌper.əˈmed-/
a person who is trained to do medical work, especially in an emergency, but who is not a doctor or nurseDoctors and health workers generallyEmergency services in general
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