carry-cot

noun car·ry-cot \ -ˌkät \

Definition of carry-cot

British
:a portable bed for an infant

First Known Use of carry-cot

1943


CARRY-COT Defined for English Language Learners

carry-cot

noun

Definition of carry-cot for English Language Learners

  • : a small bed that is used for carrying a young baby


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