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American English: /ˈbɛdˌpæn/
British English: /ˈbɛdpan/

Translation of bedpan in Spanish:


  • (Medicine)
    (warming pan) calientacamas (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • ‘Oh, you know,’ Jesse said, ‘cleaning bedpans, giving patients sponge baths.’
    • Miss Ito, who emptied bedpans, gave body baths and held hands through the night with people in pain, was downstairs helping out.
    • They empty bedpans, give people bed baths (not as nice as you might imagine, especially for the washer), spoon food into mouths and care when families can't.
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