1. emergency medicine the branch of medicine concerned with the prompt diagnosis and treatment of injuries or trauma or sudden illness
  2. emergency exit a stairway (often on the outside of a building) that permits exit in the case of fire or other emergency
  3. aerospace medicine the study and treatment of disorders associated with flight
  4. emergency landing an unscheduled airplane landing that is made under circumstances (engine failure or adverse weather) not under the pilot's control
  5. urogenital medicine the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the urinary tract or urogenital system
  6. veterinary medicine the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injuries of animals (especially domestic animals)
  7. emergency procedure a procedure adopted to meet an emergency
  8. internal medicine the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and (nonsurgical) treatment of diseases of the internal organs (especially in adults)
  9. forensic medicine the branch of medical science that uses medical knowledge for legal purposes
  10. emergency brake a brake operated by hand
  11. over-the-counter medicine a drug that is sold without a prescription
  12. emergency a sudden unforeseen crisis that requires immediate action
  13. aeromedicine the study and treatment of disorders associated with flight
  14. emergence the act of coming out into view
  15. sports medicine the branch of medicine concerned with the treatment of injuries or illness resulting from athletic activities
  16. American white pine tall-growing pine of eastern North America
  17. Emergency Alert System a federal warning system that is activated by FEMA
  18. emergency room a room in a hospital or clinic staffed and equipped to provide emergency care to persons requiring immediate medical treatment
  19. American mastodon mastodon of North America
  20. American chameleon small arboreal tropical American insectivorous lizards with the ability to change skin color

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, Vocabulary.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.