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Recent Examples on the Web Police went into the home and found a woman in the bathtub wrapped in a blanket with an air mattress on top of her. Amaris Encinas, The Arizona Republic, 24 Aug. 2021 Paramedics and police found the woman lying on an air mattress in a bedroom. Bob Sandrick, cleveland, 23 July 2021 Grizzard was on an inflatable air mattress paddling down the river with her family when she was swept through a rapid. oregonlive, 6 July 2021 The base doubles as an extra-firm air mattress and was surprisingly comfortable. Susan Glaser, cleveland, 6 July 2021 Little brother is sleeping on big brother's air mattress. Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune, 2 July 2021 This air mattress has a one-click internal pump that allows for full inflation in under four minutes—no fumbling with a separate pump required. Lindsay Boyers, Forbes, 2 June 2021 Once inside, McCullum stood next to the door with his back to the wall while the other suspect approached Jones, who was sitting on an air mattress on the floor with his gun next to him. Rosemary Sobol,, 29 May 2021 Ten years ago, Alex Cattoni went from living the dream as a top marketing executive for Mindvalley in Malaysia to sleeping on an air mattress in her friend’s spare room in Canada. Stephanie Burns, Forbes, 27 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of air mattress

1832, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of air mattress was in 1832

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28 Aug 2021

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“Air mattress.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of air mattress

: a soft plastic case that can be filled with air and used as a bed


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