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emergency services

Syllabification: e·mer·gen·cy serv·ic·es

Definition of emergency services in English:

plural noun

The public organizations that respond to and deal with emergencies when they occur, especially those that provide police, ambulance, and firefighting services.
Example sentences
  • The final emergency service to be considered is the ambulance service.
  • As riders and spectators arrived at Howden Wood, many gave generously to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance, the emergency service which money was being raised for at the event.
  • In the face of such a large-scale violent incident, why did the Dingzhou emergency service and the police arrive so late?

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