Definition of emergency. Meaning of emergency. Synonyms of emergency

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Definition of emergency

Emergency
Emergency E*mer"gen*cy, n.; pl. Emergencies. [See Emergence.] 1. Sudden or unexpected appearance; an unforeseen occurrence; a sudden occasion. Most our rarities have been found out by casual emergency. --Glanvill. 2. An unforeseen occurrence or combination of circumstances which calls for immediate action or remedy; pressing necessity; exigency. To whom she might her doubts propose, On all emergencies that rose. --Swift. A safe counselor in most difficult emergencies. --Brougham. Syn: Crisis; conjuncture; exigency; pinch; strait; necessity.

Meaning of emergency from wikipedia

- emergency! was an american television series that combined the medical drama and action-adventure genres. it was produced by mark vii
- an emergency is a situation that poses an immediate risk to health , life , property , or environment most emergencies require urgent
- a government may declare that the country is in a state of emergency . this means that the government can suspend and/or change some
- an emergency department (ed), also known as accident & emergency (a&e), emergency room (er), or casualty department, is a medical treatment
- in india, "the emergency" refers to a 21-month period in 1975–77 when prime minister indira gandhi unilaterally had a state of emergency
- emergency medicine is a medical specialty involving care for adult and pediatric patients with acute illnesses or injuries that require
- emergency medical services (abbreviated to the initialism ems in some countries) are a type of emergency service dedicated to providing
- disaster management (or emergency management) is the managerial function charged with creating the framework within which communities