Definitions for emergency room
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a hospital area equipped and staffed for the prompt treatment of acute illness, trauma, or other medical emergencies.
Ref: Abbr.: ER 2
emergency room, ER(noun)
a room in a hospital or clinic staffed and equipped to provide emergency care to persons requiring immediate medical treatment
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
emergency room(noun)ɪˈmɜr dʒən si
the part of a hospital that provides urgent medical treatment
A department of a hospital primarily used for the treatment of the most serious, often life-threatening conditions.
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