first responder


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first responder

n.
A person, such as a police officer, firefighter, or EMT, trained in urgent medical care and other emergency procedures and prepared to move quickly to the scene of an accident or disaster.
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first responder

n
(Medicine) a person who is trained to provide basic life support in a medical emergency
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