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English definition of “bed”

bed

noun (BOTTOM)    /bed/
C2 [C] the bottom of something or something that serves as a base : Many strange plants and fish live on the sea bed. The railway was built on a bed of solid rock .Surfaces of objectsEdges and extremities of objects a bed of sth a pile of one type of food on which other food is arranged as a meal : roasted vegetables on a bed of rice Food - general words
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