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gurney

 [ger´ne]
a wheeled cot used in hospitals.

gur·ney

(gŭr'nē),
A stretcher or cot with wheels used to transport patients.
[Sir Goldsworthy Gurney, British physician and inventor, 1793-1875]

gurney

/gur·ney/ (gur´ne) a wheeled cot used in hospitals.

gurney

[gur′nē]
a cot with wheeled legs, used in hospitals to transport patients.

gurney

Nursing A wheeled cot or stretcher for transporting Pts in emergency care, in surgery or used to restrain a prisoner before a lethal injection

gur·ney

(gŭr'nē)
A stretcher or cot with wheels used to transport hospital patients.
[Goldsworthy Gurney, British physician and inventor, 1793-1875]
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