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emergencyˈmɚʤənsi/noun
pluralemergencies
emergency
ˈmɚʤənsi/
noun
pluralemergencies
Learner's definition of EMERGENCY  
[count]
: an unexpected and usually dangerous situation that calls for immediate action
◊ A state of emergency is declared to give the government special powers to deal with an emergency.
— often used before another noun
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