emergency room love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The section of a health care facility for providing rapid treatment to victims of sudden illness or trauma.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A department of a hospital primarily used for the treatment of the most serious, often life-threatening conditions.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a room in a hospital or clinic staffed and equipped to provide emergency care to persons requiring immediate medical treatment


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  • Maureen Browne explained to me that Dr. Young was involved with Betty and me because he had been the physician on duty in the emergency room when Betty and I had been wheeled in.

    Hoopi Shoopi Donna

  • “Doctor Wineberg…Doctor Steven Wineberg…to emergency room three, stat.”

    Street Judge

  • The emergency room at Henry Ford Hospital was hectic, like any other day.

    Street Judge

  • His brother drove him to the emergency room at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center where he was hospitalized until the bleeding stopped.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • Six minutes later, Stuey was wheeled into the emergency room at University Medical Center on West Charleston.

    One of a Kind

  • Dr. Brent Morgan conducted a study in an Atlanta hospital and found that a substantial percentage of undiagnosed illnesses in the emergency room could be linked to moonshine consumption.


  • The top of the news was the scene outside the emergency room at the hospital half a mile from my house, where anguished relatives were gathering to await news on an infant boy named Tommy Ottmeier, who had been badly injured when a heavily laden bookcase fell on him during the quake.

    Fault Line

  • Tyrese, who behaved, according to the chart, "erratically" (how, I wondered, was a father who rushes an infant to an emergency room supposed to act?), told the attending physician that the boy had been getting worse all day.

    Tell No One

  • As I stood at the emergency room nurses’s station my attention was drawn to the automated doors when they suddenly opened.

    Street Judge


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