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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Emergency and sometimes makeshift treatment given to someone (as a victim of an accident) requiring immediate attention where regular medical or surgical care is not available.

Usage examples (35)
  • Labels often give important first-aid information.
  • My first-aid know-how dates back to the Girl Scouts.
  • We had some stethoscopes and some first-aid supplies.
  • The first-aid contest would really be a test of skill. for more
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