Definition of Carrycot

1. Noun. Box-shaped baby bed with handles (for a baby to sleep in while being carried).

Generic synonyms: Baby Bed, Baby's Bed
Terms within: Grip, Handgrip, Handle, Hold

Definition of Carrycot

1. Noun. a rectangular, box-shaped bed with handles in which a baby can be carried while asleep ¹

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Definition of Carrycot

1. a small portable cot [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Carrycot

carry over
carry someone's water
carry the bat
carry the can
carry the message to Garcia
carry through
carry to term
carry water for
carry weight
carrycot (current term)
carrying a torch for
carrying angle
carrying capacity
carrying charge
carrying cost
carrying into action
carrying out
carrying the message to Garcia

Literary usage of Carrycot

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Nature's Strongholds: The World's Great Wildlife Reserves by Laura Riley, William Riley (2005)
"Amphibians, absent from most oceanic islands, have 12 species here including the beautiful Seychelles tree frogs, croaking carrycot frogs that carry ..."

2. Huibert Groenendijk: Down to Design by Conny Bakker (2004)
"In those days Dutch babies travelled in a carrycot. Car seats for infants were unheard of. The first Maxi-Cosi was based on ..."

3. Acts of the General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Kentucky, Passed by Kentucky (1874)
"... and exercise all and any of the powers of a corporation necessary or proper to carrycot the true intent and purpose of its creation. ..."

4. Acts of the General Assembly of the State of Alabama by Alabama (1868)
"... to levy and collect tolls, to carrycot toll, *c. freight and passengers and collect freight and passage money for the same ; Provided, ..."

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