bedpan


bed·pan

noun \ˈbed-ˌpan\

: a shallow pan used as a toilet by a person who is too ill to get out of bed

Full Definition of BEDPAN

:  a shallow vessel used by a bedridden person for urination or defecation

First Known Use of BEDPAN

1678

bed·pan

noun \ˈbed-ˌpan\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BEDPAN

: a shallow vessel used by a bedridden person for urination or defecation

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