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 (wô′tər-bĕd′, wŏt′ər-)
A bed with a mattress made of a tough plastic that is filled with water.
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(Furniture) a waterproof mattress filled with water
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(ˈwɔ tərˌbɛd, ˈwɒt ər-)

a bed with a liquid-filled rubber or plastic mattress in a waterproof frame.
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The mattresses manufacturing market comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing innerspring, box spring, and noninnerspring mattresses, including mattresses for waterbeds.
Some parts of waterbeds of Malinao Dam were already exposed, creating island-like grounds or large cracks on the dam.
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The assessments published on the National Geographic website in 2008 indicated that the level of underground waterbeds in Iran dropped about 15 meters between 1971 and 2001.
The sovereign bovines at Windsor Castle retire to plush waterbeds in their byre, where they are brushed by robots.
A Champneys signature Thalassotherapy pool session also features, along with the perfect post-therapy relaxation experience - on blissful heated waterbeds. Be prepared to be swept away on this immersive spa journey.
We hope to attract more tourists regionally and globally in our bid to become one of the world's top-of-mind destinations." Oman is renowned for its rugged coasts and beaches, scenic mountain peaks, dramatic coastlines, and 'wadis' (waterbeds), while its famous activities include desert camping, turtle-watching and water sports and diving.
I went to the waterbed salesperson and asked for some objective data on the weight of waterbeds and the impact of the weight on two-story homes.
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