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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

emer′gency room`(n.)

  1. a hospital area equipped and staffed for the prompt treatment of acute illness, trauma, or other medical emergencies.

    Category: Medicine

    Ref: Abbr.: ER 2

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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

  1. emergency room(noun)ɪˈmɜr dʒən si

    the part of a hospital that provides urgent medical treatment


  1. emergency room(Noun)

    A department of a hospital primarily used for the treatment of the most serious, often life-threatening conditions.


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