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English definition of “Zimmer frame”

Zimmer frame

noun [C]   /ˈzɪm.əˌfreɪm/ US  /-ɚ-/ UK trademark (UK also walking frame, US walker)
a metal frame with four legs that you place in front of you and lean on to help you move forward if you have difficulty in walking, for example when oldMedical dressings, supports and devices
(Definition of Zimmer frame noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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