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Noun
/iˈmərjənsē/,
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emergencies, plural;
  1. A serious, unexpected, and often dangerous situation requiring immediate action
    • - your quick response in an emergency could be a lifesaver
    • - times of emergency
  2. Arising from or needed or used in an emergency
    • - an emergency exit
  3. A person with a medical condition requiring immediate treatment


  1. a sudden unforeseen crisis (usually involving danger) that requires immediate action; "he never knew what to do in an emergency"
  2. a state in which martial law applies; "the governor declared a state of emergency"
  3. hand brake: a brake operated by hand; usually operates by mechanical linkage
  4. An emergency is a situation that poses an immediate risk to health, life, property or environment. Most emergencies require urgent intervention to prevent a worsening of the situation, although in some situations, mitigation may not be possible and agencies may only be able to offer palliative ...
  5. Emergency! is an American television series that combines the medical drama and action-adventure genres. It was produced by Mark VII Limited (Jack Webb’s company) and distributed by Universal Studios. ...
  6. Emergency is a hit album released by the funk band Kool & the Gang in 1984. The album brought a first for the band: three number one R&B singles from a single album. The songs "Misled" (Pop #10), "Fresh" (Pop #9, Dance #1), and "Cherish" (Pop #2) all hit the top spot in 1985. ...
  7. Emergency is a humanitarian NGO that provides emergency medical treatment to civilian victims of war, especially in relation to landmines. It was founded by war surgeon Gino Strada in 1994 in Milan (Italy).
  8. Emergency is an informative news and public affairs television show in the Philippines hosted by Arnold Clavio and it is aired every Friday evenings by GMA Network.
  9. Steven John Rushton (born 30 October 1987, Chertsey, England) is an English solo artist, and formerly bassist for the pop punk band, Son of Dork.
  10. A situation such as a natural or man-made disaster requiring urgent assistance; The department of a hospital that treats emergencies; The quality of being emergent; sudden or unexpected appearance; an unforeseen occurrence; Related to the emergency or to the provision of assistance
  11. (Emergencies) We may disclose your health information to notify or assist in notifying a family member, or another person responsible for your care about your medical condition or in the event of an emergency or of your death.
  12. (6. EMERGENCIES) In the case where urgency or other factors occur, which require Bolton Print Centre to use its initiative in approving artwork or otherwise acting on behalf of the customer it will act according to its knowledge of the wishes of the customer but shall have no liability to the ...
  13. (EMERGENCIES) There are parrot emergency First-Aid kits on the market today. It is wise to have one and learn how to deal with simple emergencies or serious emergencies on the way to an avian veterinarian.
  14. (EMERGENCIES) contact Public Safety (1401 on a campus phone - 706-737-1401 on other phones); give name, location and nature of assistance needed. Emergency call boxes are located around campus.
  15. (Emergencies) Si Penasco Tours understands that unforeseen events and emergencies may occur while traveling. If you are unable to complete a tour due to sickness, injury or situation at home, Si Penasco Tours will do all they can to assist you in making whatever arrangements need to be made. ...
  16. (Emergencies) Substitutes, or replacements, for horses which are scratched from a race.
  17. (Emergencies) The Client will be given, upon request, the Consultant’s pager or cell phone number.  If the Consultant is not in the office, the Client may call the pager/cell phone. ...
  18. (Emergencies) When unforeseen debts arise or the replacement or repairs of plant and equipment.
  19. (Emergencies) and disasters are becoming an increasing part of our lives, whether they are nature’s way or human caused.
  20. Emergencies are defined as situations in which a home and its occupants are in danger. Included are fire, dangerous electrical problems, leaking water and complete stoppage of all drains. Please refer to the Customer Service section on Emergencies.
  21. Emergencies do happen - but should be infrequent. Depending on the total cost of service or goods, the requirements for bidding may still be in effect - even for emergencies. It's best to CALL PURCHASING FIRST before attempting to buy under pressure circumstances. ...
  22. A planned program to provide psychiatric care in emergency situations with staff specifically assigned for this purpose. ...
  23. A sudden, unexpected event requiring immediate action due to potential threat to health and safety, the environment, or property.
  24. The failure of an electric power system to generate or deliver electric power as normally intended, resulting in the cutoff or curtailment of service.
  25. any sudden and unforeseen event that begins during the period of insurance and makes it necessary to receive immediate treatment from a licensed physician or to be hospitalized. An emergency ends when the medical advisors of Assured Assistance Inc. ...