flockbed

[ flok-bed ]
/ ˈflɒkˌbɛd /

noun

a bed with a mattress stuffed with wool refuse, shearings of cloth, or the like.

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Origin of flockbed

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50; see origin at flock2, bed
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