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A & Enoun [U or C]

uk   /ˌeɪ ənd ˈiː/  us   /ˌeɪ ənd ˈiː/ UK (US emergency room)
abbreviation for Accident and Emergency: the ​part of a ​hospital where ​people go when they are ​ill or ​injured and need ​treatmentquickly
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