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EtymologyEdit

Bett (bed) +‎ Decke (covering)

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  • IPA(key): /ˈbɛtˌdɛkə/
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NounEdit

Bettdecke f (genitive Bettdecke, plural Bettdecken)

  1. a covering that warms the body during sleep; especially a duvet (being the commonest in German-speaking Europe), but also a blanket, coverlet, quilt, etc.
  2. bedspread
  3. (uncommon, illiterate) bed sheet

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