Definition of bedsore
: an ulceration of tissue deprived of adequate blood supply by prolonged pressure —called also decubitus ulcer — see pressure point 1c
First Known Use of bedsore
BEDSORE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bedsore for English Language Learners
: a sore that people get from lying in bed for a very long time when they are sick or injured
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