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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
stretcher /'stretʃə/
  • danh từ
    • người căng, người kéo
    • vật để nong, vật để căng
      • boot stretcher: cái nong giày
    • khung căng (vải để vẽ)
    • cái cáng
    • ván đạp chân (của người bơi chèo)
    • (kiến trúc) gạch lát dọc, đá lát dọc (bể dọc của viên gạch, viên đá song song với mặt tường)
    • (từ lóng) sự nói ngoa; lời nói dối
Concise Dictionary
+a wooden framework on which canvas is stretched and fixed for oil painting
+a mechanical device used to make something larger (as shoes or gloves) by stretching it
+a litter for transporting people who are ill or wounded or dead; usually consists of a sheet of canvas stretched between two poles
+a stone that forms the top of wall or building

Advanced English Dictionary
noun, verb
+ noun
a long piece of strong fabric with a pole on each side, used for carrying sb who is sick or injured and who cannot walk: He was carried off on a stretcher. + stretcher cases (= people too badly injured to be able to walk)
+ verb [VN +adv./prep.] [usually passive] to carry sb somewhere on a stretcher: He was stretchered off the pitch with a broken leg. + She was stretchered into the waiting ambulance.

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