- sheets and pillowcases.
Origin of bed linen
First recorded in 1805–15
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Examples from the Web for bed linen
The bed-linen was of the very finest material, and white as snow.Werwolves
However, at the last, there had been such haste that no bed-linen had been provided.The Admiral
Madame Granier was already there, ordering the bed-linen for the new guest.The White Plumes of Navarre
Samuel Rutherford Crockett
It is the least soiled, the most expensive, and it may be needed before the bed-linen.Guide to Hotel Housekeeping
Mary E. Palmer
The room was so cold that we had to cover our faces, and we had no bed-linen.
- sheets and pillowcases for a bed
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