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English definition of “bed down”

bed down

(SLEEP) phrasal verb with bed     /bed/ verb [T] (-dd-) old-fashioned
to lie down somewhere , usually somewhere different from where you usually sleep , in order to go to sleep : I bedded down on the couch for the night .Sleep and sleeping
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