bedpost

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From bed +‎ post.

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bedpost (plural bedposts)

  1. Any of the four upright supports of a bedstead.
  2. (obsolete) A post or pin on each side of the bed to keep the bedclothes from falling off; a bedstaff.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Brewer to this entry?)

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