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"EMS" in British English

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EMSnoun

uk   /ˌiː.emˈes/  us   /ˌiː.emˈes/
  • 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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(Definition of EMS from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"EMS" in Business English

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EMSnoun

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[S] (also the EMS) ECONOMICS, FINANCE, GOVERNMENT abbreviation for European Monetary System: the arrangement before the euro was created which was used by European countries to control exchange rates between their different currencies
[U] COMMUNICATIONS abbreviation for enhanced messaging service
[C] ENVIRONMENT abbreviation for environmental management system
(Definition of EMS from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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