receiving blanket

re·ceiv·ing blanket

A lightweight blanket used to swaddle a baby.

receiv′ing blan`ket

a small, light blanket for wrapping an infant.
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"People in the fairs have been asking us if we already have a receiving blanket, a burping blanket, and a regular blanket," relates Cristina.
And by 2008, our hospital staff had grown accustomed to receiving blanket emails from our administration highlighting data that portrayed the Veterans Health Administration as the "best healthcare system in America," statistics that proved that the VA had superior "quality of care" and "patient satisfaction." Why then did Edward Perry fail to receive this superior quality of care?
Designed by Patricia Zapata, this soft double napped flannel (brushed on both sides) is perfect for a baby quilt or receiving blanket. The collection comes in three colorways: pink/lavender, blue/green and yellow/ gray.
Instead of her receiving blanket and her new clothes, my baby was wearing a funeral dress.
The court stated that a reasonable jury could conclude that because Lavangie knew the plaintiff wanted blanket limits but remained silent about the fact he was quoting per-location limits--even though he had previously advised against buying per-location limits and because he never drew the insured's attention to the change--he realized the insured believed he was receiving blanket limits.
Snugly wrap your baby in a receiving blanket or other small, lightweight blanket.
Young Dreamers Receiving Blanket, $40,
For a basic layette you will need four T-shirts with lap shoulders, four one-piece garments, three cardigans, two pairs of socks or booties, a hat and mittens for cold weather, shawls or blankets, two bibs, two sleepers, an infant gown, a towel, four washcloths and a receiving blanket.
Cradling her infant and without hesitation, the mother handed us her baby's receiving blanket. Knowing what it was, my wife resisted, but the woman insisted.
The older sibling can be given a receiving blanket to place under their shirt to keep warm.
The firings were motivated by the kind of insensitivity and arrogance that would strip the receiving blanket off a worker's baby to weave a sweater for the boss' pet dog."
A flannel receiving blanket makes a good backing for a baby quilt, and another receiving blanket can be used as a fill.