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

- An emergency is a situation that poses an immediate risk to health, life, property, or environment. Most emergencies require urgent intervention to prevent...
- Not to be confused with Emergency, a TV program aired on GMA Network in the Philippines. Emergency! is an American television series that combines the...
- Emergency management is the organization and management of the resources and responsibilities for dealing with all humanitarian aspects of emergencies...
- The Emergency may refer to several states of emergency around the world, including: The Emergency (Ireland) The Emergency (India) The Emergency (book)...
- An emergency department (ED), also known as an accident & emergency department (A&E), emergency room (ER), emergency ward (EW) or casualty department...
- In India, "the Emergency" refers to a 19-month period from 1975 to 1977 when Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had a state of emergency declared across the...
- Emergency contraception (EC) are birth control measures that may be used after ****ual intercourse to prevent pregnancy. Emergency contraception has not...
- Emergency medicine, also known as accident and emergency medicine, is the medical specialty concerned with the care of illnesses or injuries requiring...
- Hospital emergency codes are coded messages often announced over a public address system of a hospital to alert staff to various cl****es of on-site emergencies...
- The following is a non-exhaustive list of emergency telephone numbers by country. Emergency telephone numbers are short, mostly three-digit numbers that...
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