gurney

noun gur·ney \ ˈgər-nē \

Definition of gurney

plural gurneys
:a wheeled cot or stretcher

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Origin and Etymology of gurney

probably ultimately from Gurney cab type of horse-drawn cab with a rear entrance, from J. Theodore Gurney, who patented such a cab in Boston in 1883


GURNEY Defined for English Language Learners

gurney

noun

Definition of gurney for English Language Learners

  • : a bed on a frame with wheels that is used for moving people who are sick or injured


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gurney

noun gur·ney \ ˈgər-nē \

medical Definition of gurney

plural gurneys
:a wheeled cot or stretcher

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