field bed


Definition of field bed

: a four-poster with a canopy arched at the center

Examples of field bed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Not every bed is equipped for monitoring, particularly field beds in temporary spaces. Sidney Fussell, Wired, "A Wearable for Opiod Patients Gets Retooled for Covid-19," 30 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of field bed

1590, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of field bed was in 1590

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“Field bed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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