1 a lightweight, usu. folding, chair with a seat long enough to support the legs, used for sunbathing.
2 a bed for lying on under a sun-lamp.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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sunbed — noun (C) 1 a metal structure the size of a bed that you lie on to make your skin brown using light from special lamps 2 a sun lounger see also: sunlamp … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
sunbed — [ˈsʌnˌbed] noun [C] 1) a machine with special lights that you lie under to get a SUNTAN 2) a type of chair with a long seat that you can sit or lie on to enjoy the sun … Dictionary for writing and speaking English