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Stretcher

Stretch´er
n.1.One who, or that which, stretches.
2.(Masonry) A brick or stone laid with its longer dimension in the line of direction of the wall.
3.(Arch.) A piece of timber used in building.
4.(Naut.) A narrow crosspiece of the bottom of a boat against which a rower braces his feet.
5.A litter, or frame, for carrying disabled, wounded, or dead persons.
6.An overstretching of the truth; a lie.
7.One of the rods in an umbrella, attached at one end to one of the ribs, and at the other to the tube sliding upon the handle.
8.An instrument for stretching boots or gloves.
9.The frame upon which canvas is stretched for a painting.
Noun1.stretcher - a wooden framework on which canvas is stretched and fixed for oil painting
2.stretcher - a mechanical device used to make something larger (as shoes or gloves) by stretching it
3.stretcher - a litter for transporting people who are ill or wounded or dead; usually consists of a sheet of canvas stretched between two poles
4.stretcher - a stone that forms the top of wall or building
To dream that you are lying on a stretcher, indicates your need to be rescued in some situation or relationship. Perhaps you need to take time out and confront your emotional demons. To see a stretcher in your dream, suggests that trouble lies ahead of you in the near future.frame, framework, framing
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