EMS

abbreviation

Definition of EMS

emergency medical service; emergency medical services

Ems

geographical name \ ˈemz , ˈem(p)s \

Definition of Ems

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

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EMS

abbreviation

medical Definition of EMS

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

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