sickbed

[ sik-bed ]
/ ˈsɪkˌbɛd /

noun

the bed used by a sick person.

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Origin of sickbed

late Middle English word dating back to 1375–1425; see origin at sick1, bed
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Medical definitions for sickbed

sickbed
[ sĭkbĕd′ ]

n.

A sick person's bed.
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