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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One who helps carry a litter for transporting people who are ill or wounded or dead

Usage examples (38)
  • He's been stretcher-bearer the last three hours. '
  • Mr. Gleeson asked me to help him as stretcher-bearer.
  • He served as a stretcher-bearer with the British Army.
  • Can we wonder if now and then a stretcher-bearer is struck down? for more
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