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...
- In India, "The Emergency" refers to a 21-month period from 1975 to 1977 when Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had a state of emergency declared across the...
- Emergency management is the organization and management of the resources and responsibilities for dealing with all humanitarian aspects of emergencies...
- An emergency department (ED), also known as an accident & emergency department (A&E), emergency room (ER), emergency ward (EW) or casualty department...
- A state of emergency is a situation in which a government is empowered to perform actions or impose policies that it would normally not be permitted to...
- There are four primary emergency services that can be summoned directly by the public: Police — law enforcement, criminal investigation, and maintenance...
- Emergency Couple (Korean: 응급남녀; RR: Eung-geumnamnyeo; lit. Emergency Man and Woman) is a 2014 South Korean television series starring Song Ji-hyo and Choi...
- A hypertensive emergency is high blood pressure with potentially life-threatening symptoms and signs indicative of acute impairment of one or more organ...
- The Malayan Emergency (Malay: Darurat Malaya) was a guerrilla war fought in the Federation of Malaya from 1948 until 1960. The conflict was between Commonwealth...
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