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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An incubator for premature infants.

Usage examples (25)
  • I saw the preemie sitting in an isolette, fighting to survive.
  • There were some barriers to having a black baby in the isolette in the newborn nursery.
  • Because her body temperature is unstable often below normal, she usually stays in a temperature-controlled isolette.
  • I whispered prayers for you and to you as I stood over your isolette before I clocked out from work that early morning. for more
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