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crash cart

noun
1.
a movable cart or similar conveyance carrying supplies and equipment for the management of medical emergencies.
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crash cart

noun phrase

A hospital cart with drugs, defibrillator, etc, summoned in cases of cardiac arrest: Get the crash cart. We've got a code blue in 516A

[1970s+ Medical; probably based on crash wagon, an airport ambulance or emergency vehicle, so called from the 1930s]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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