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first responder

noun

Definition of first responder

  1. :  a person (as a police officer or an EMT) who is among those responsible for going immediately to the scene of an accident or emergency to provide assistance



1970

First Known Use of first responder

1970


FIRST RESPONDER Defined for Kids

first responder

noun first re·spond·er \-ri-ˈspän-dər\

Definition of first responder for Students

  1. :  a person (as a police officer or an EMT) who is responsible for going immediately to the scene of an accident or emergency to provide help




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