Definition of string bed in English:

string bed

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noun

(In India) a charpoy.
More example sentences
  • Settling down to a night in prison last week on a lumpy string bed, he faced an uncomfortable dilemma.
  • We ate a wonderful vegetarian meal in the cool evening air in their garden, and then the string beds were brought out into the open.

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