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Translation of "emergency" - English-Spanish dictionary

emergency

noun /iˈməːdʒənsi/ ( plural emergencies)
an unexpected, especially dangerous happening or situation emergencia Call the doctor – it’s an emergency You must save some money for emergencies (also adjective) an emergency exit. emergency room noun ( also ER) (American ) the part of a hospital that treats people who need immediate treatment because they have been hurt in an accident or are very ill; casualty (British) urgencias, sala de emergencias She was taken to the emergency room with kidney failure. emergency services noun plural (British ) the organizations that deal with emergencies, for example the police, fire, ambulance, and coastguard services.; first responder (American) servicios de emergencia, servicios de urgencia The emergency services rushed to the scene of the accident.
(Definition of emergency from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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