bedstock

noun
bed·​stock | \ ˈbed-ˌstäk \

Definition of bedstock

dialectal, England
: a structure supporting bed slats that runs either from side to side or from head to foot

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History and Etymology for bedstock

Middle English bedstoke, from bed + stoke, stok stock

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“Bedstock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bedstock. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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