Definition of ambulance. Meaning of ambulance. Synonyms of ambulance

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Definition of ambulance

Ambulance
Ambulance Am"bu*lance, n. [F. ambulance, h[^o]pital ambulant, fr. L. ambulare to walk. See Amble.] (Mil.) (a) A field hospital, so organized as to follow an army in its movements, and intended to succor the wounded as soon as possible. Often used adjectively; as, an ambulance wagon; ambulance stretcher; ambulance corps. (b) An ambulance wagon or cart for conveying the wounded from the field, or to a hospital.

Meaning of ambulance from wikipedia

- An ambulance is a vehicle for transportation of ill or injured people to, from or between places of treatment for an illness or injury, and in some instances...
- St John Ambulance is a trade name used by a number of affiliated organisations in different countries, counties, states or provinces dedicated to the...
- The Scottish Ambulance Service (Scottish Gaelic: Seirbheis Charbadan-eiridinn na h-Alba) is part of NHS Scotland, and serves all of Scotland. It is a...
- The Welsh Ambulance Service, formally the Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust (Welsh: Ymddiriedolaeth GIG Gwasanaethau Ambiwlans Cymru), is the national...
- New South Wales Ambulance (ANSW), an agency of the Ministry of Health of the New South Wales Government, is the statutory provider of pre-hospital emergency...
- John Ambulance in Wales and St John Ambulance Northern Ireland, St John Ambulance is one of four affiliates of the international St. John Ambulance movement...
- East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) is the authority responsible for providing National Health Service (NHS) ambulance services in the...
- Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) is the NHS ambulance service covering Yorkshire in England. It was formed on 1 July 2006 following the mergers of the...
- The National Ambulance Service (Irish: Serbhís Náisiúnta Otharchairr) is the statutory public ambulance service in Ireland. The service is operated by...
- emergency ambulance services: the Metropolitan Ambulance Service (MAS), Rural Ambulance Victoria (RAV), and the Alexandra District Ambulance Service (ADAS)...