Definition of air ambulance in English:

air ambulance

Syllabification: air am·bu·lance


  • A specially equipped aircraft, typically a helicopter, used to transport sick or injured people to the hospital in an emergency: Payash helped medical staff at the clinic while waiting for the air ambulance to arrive
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    • In 1997 there was a change of government and they invited me to stay here permanently to fly air ambulances for them.
    • Using their own money, they built and flew the world's first air ambulance at Fort Barrancas, Florida, in 1910.
    • Both London Ambulance Service and the air ambulance attended, and the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

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