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bunkmate

[ buhngk-meyt ]
/ ˈbʌŋkˌmeɪt /
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noun
a person who shares sleeping quarters with another, especially one who sleeps in a neighboring bed.
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Origin of bunkmate

An Americanism dating back to 1875–80; bunk1 + mate1
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