In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Carried her in his arm, he dashed along the buildings looking for the school sickbay.
- I poked my head back into the sickbay, hissing for Keejana's attention.
- Quickly and carefully the two were loaded into carrying frames and pushed out towards the sickbay as soon as possible.
- The Bridge crew is ready to go beam us directly to your sickbay.
- I was more then a little surprised to actually wake up, let alone in the sterile, yet cramped surroundings of a shipboard sickbay.
- Neither of us remembered the way back to the sickbay and we definitely had no idea where the next exit was.
- When the stretcher arrived, the four sailors carefully placed the injured sailor on the stretcher and transported him safely to sickbay for definitive medical care aboard ship.
- He hurried over to the sickbay to find a hospital corpsman.
- He has been transmitted to the main sickbay however he is currently unconscious.
- ‘I need to get back to my ship, to the sickbay,’ she replied.
- Prison healthcare centres, although commonly called hospitals, are not like NHS hospitals but more like sickbays with primary care cover.
- In the sickbay, Renny's body wracked with a sudden spasm, ripping off one of the monitors.
- Jim stepped through the hatch into the ship's sickbay.
- We made it to the sickbay just as the power failed.
- Both were rushed to the Navy sickbay for treatment of their injuries.
- There all done now if you two don't mind I have a sickbay to attend to.
- He then supervised the movement of the patient to his sickbay.
- Aboard the Hiawatha, Captain Delong strode into the ship's sickbay.
- Despite Buddy's protests Armstrong carried Bracks through the ship to the sickbay.
- He was bayoneted to death in the sickbay, reportedly wielding his eponymous knife to the end.
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