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Definition of stretcher-bearer noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

stretcher-bearer

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈstretʃə beərə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈstretʃər berər//
 
 
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a person who helps to carry a stretcher, especially in a war or when there is a very serious accident
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: stretcher-bearer