er Definitions


said when hesitating in speech.


en (erie, pennsylvania, usa)


initialism of en


variant form of -er used in words ending with an abbreviation or (sometimes) a number.

person who subscribes to a particular conspiracy theory or unorthodox belief.

suffix denoting residency in or around a place, district, area, or region.

suffix used to form the plural of a small number of english nouns.

person or thing connected with.

more; used to form the comparative.

frequently; used to form frequentative verbs.

instance of (the verbal action); used to form nouns from verbs, especially in legal terms.

used to form diminutives.

used to form slang or colloquial equivalents of words.

a suffix creating adjectives from verbs, indicating aptitude, proneness, or tendency toward a specified action:

junior, child, younger person.


to utter the word "er" when hesitating in speech, found in the phrase um and er.

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  • no. for osha recordkeeping purposes (per guidance provided by osha), an emergency room is a facility staffed and equipped to provide emergency care to persons requiring immediate medical treatment. it can be either free standing or attached to a hospital. these facilities are almost always labeled as an "emergency room" or "er". bls.gov

  • i was seriously injured several years ago when i slipped and fell in upland, california. i was rushed to the emergency room (er), where the er doctor determined that i had multiple fractures of my left leg and ankle. while in the er, my leg was set in a soft splint and i was then sent directly home to arizona where i could receive further care. cdc.gov

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  • for example the report shows that in 2002 maryland had a 12 percent increase in the rate of er dental visits once the state stopped medicaid reimbursements for private practice dentists treating adult emergencies. florida reported more than 115,000 dental-related er visits in 2010, and in oregon a 31 percent hike of er cases among medicaid enrollees over a three-year-period. everydayhealth.com

  • the golgi apparatus, or golgi complex, is not connected to the er, but receives proteins from the er and modifies them for extracellular export. when a golgi apparatus receives a transport vesicle from the er, it sorts the product into like storage areas, chemically marks them for destination points, repackages them in a new transport vesicle, and releases the resulting package to the cell membrane for extracellular export. factmonster.com

  • over the course of the demonstration, as participants had more er visits, they were less likely to be labeled non-urgent, suggesting more appropriate use of the er as a participant continued in the demonstration. there was also a noted reduction in er visits that were considered emergency in nature, possibly suggesting that the demonstration was successful in placing an emphasis on prevention services. participants' enrollment date did not appear to have any effect on how the er was used for care. the number of participants with one er visit was 50 out of the sample population of 102. hhs.gov

  • "de goopher didn' wuk no mo' tel de nex' summer, w'en 'long to'ds de middle er de season one er de fiel' han's died; en ez dat lef' mars dugal' sho't er han's, he went off ter town fer ter buy anudder. he fotch de noo nigger home wid 'im. he wuz er ole nigger, er de color er a gingy-cake, en ball ez a hoss-apple on de top er his head. he wuz a peart ole nigger, do', en could do a big day's wuk. infoplease.com

  • nachdem er sie aber einmal auf sein ross hatte, da drüchte er sie an seine brust und gab ihr machen kuss, ... [1838] | 1 print | richter, ludwig, 1803-1884.pga - richter (l.)--geschichte vom kaiser octavianus, no. 5 (aa size) [p&p] unprocessed in pr 06 cn 800 (former call number) | lc-dig-pga-14247 (digital file from original print) loc.gov

  • dr. drake explains: "although estrogen plays a central role in bone homeostasis, hormonal therapy-based treatment regimens to effect estrogen action at the estrogen receptor (er) are frequently used. tamoxifen is an er antagonist in breast tissue that is often used for patients whose breast cancer is er-positive, and as prophylaxis in patients at high risk of breast cancer. tamoxifen may lead to bone loss in premenopausal women. mayoclinic.org

  • previously, the researchers found that the brain, liver and fat cells of obese mice have increased stress in the endoplasmic reticulum (er), which produces proteins. obesity overwhelms the er and causes it to malfunction. this so-called "er stress" triggers a series of events that suppresses the body's response to insulin, making er stress an important link between obesity and type 2 diabetes. medicinenet.com

  • people treated in the emergency room (er) for an opioid overdose are 100 times more likely to die by drug overdose within a year of the er visit compared with the general population. they are also 18 times more likely to die by suicide in that time frame. opioids are drugs that reduce pain and can be highly addictive. medlineplus.gov

  • the researchers analyzed invasive breast cancers diagnosed from 2001 to 2013 in the surveillance, epidemiology, and end results (seer) database and divided them into 3 prognostic groups based on biologic factors: grade, estrogen-receptor (er) status, and progesterone-receptor (pr) status. patients with cancers in 4 groups of a possible 12 combinations, each with a distinct prognosis, were considered to have the worst survival (and to have biologically unfavorable tumors): grade 2 er-negative and pr-negative, grade 3 er-negative and pr-negative, grade 3 er-positive and pr-negative, and grade 3 er-negative and pr-positive. patients with the best survival (and with biologically favorable tumors) had cancers that were grade 1 er-positive and pr-positive, grade 1 er-positive and pr-negative, and grade 1 er-negative and pr-positive. all other groups had prognoses that were considered to be intermediate. medpagetoday.com

  • internship plans were confirmed in march, i arrived on site in june, and within a week i was scheduled to work 3 consecutive weeks of overnight er. 6 pm to 10 am. from march to june i was dreading the overnight er shifts, so it was only proper that i begin my internship career with […] merckmanuals.com

  • 5. sting recruits nlrp3 to the er, but from figure 5a, it shows that nlrp3 is partially locating in er without sting’s recruitment. in figure 5b and 5c calnexin and er blue are performed to show the colocalization of er and nlrp3, zhijian chen’s paper shows that nlrp3 aggregates in tgn under multiple stimulation such as nigericin and atp, could the authors stain tgn38/gm130 to determinate that nlrp3 is not locating in golgi after hsv stimulation or hsv-120 transfection as well as stain eea1 which could exclude the possibility that nlrp3 is not aggregated in endosome? in figure 5j, 5k and 5l, nlrp3 still significantly augment in er after hsv stimulation under the condition of sting knock down, it is also important to use sting-/- cells to identify if sting deficiency could affect nlrp3’s translocation into er. nih.gov