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bedleger

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compound of bed (bed) +‎ leger ((period of) lying, bed).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɛtˌleː.ɣər/
  • Hyphenation: bed‧le‧ger

NounEdit

bedleger n (plural bedlegers, diminutive bedlegertje n)

  1. (archaic) sickbed, bedrest
  2. (obsolete) sick person, person in bedrest
  3. (obsolete) bed

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