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, from or between places of treatment, and in some instances will also provide out of hospital medical care...
- 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 Ambulance is a 1990 thriller film written and directed by Larry Cohen. It stars Eric Roberts, James Earl Jones, Janine Turner, Megan Gallagher, Red...
- Emergency medical technician (EMT) and ambulance technician are terms used in some countries to denote a health care provider of emergency medical services...
- term "ambulance chasing" comes from the stereotype of lawyers that follow ambulances to the emergency room to find clients. The phrase ambulance chaser...
- Emergency medical services, also known as ambulance services or paramedic services (abbreviated to the initialism EMS, EMAS, EMARS or SAMU in some countries)...
- Ambulance car may refer to: Ambulance Nontransporting EMS vehicle...
- emergency care and ambulance services in Victoria. Ambulance Victoria was formed on 1 July 2008 following the merger of the Metropolitan Ambulance Service (MAS)...
- England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Emergency care including ambulance and emergency department treatment is free to everyone, regardless of...
- may be used to search for missing or wanted people. Like ground ambulances, air ambulances are equipped with medical equipment vital to monitoring and treating...