Definition of EMS

 (Entry 1 of 2)

emergency medical service; emergency medical services

Ems

geographical name
\ ˈemz How to pronounce Ems (audio) , ˈem(p)s\

Definition of Ems (Entry 2 of 2)

1 river 231 miles (372 kilometers) long in northwestern Germany flowing north into the North Sea
2 or Bad Ems \ ˌbät-​ How to pronounce Bad Ems (audio) \ town in western Germany southeast of Koblenz population 10,358

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1 emergency medical service; emergency medical services
2 eosinophilia-myalgia syndrome

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