bed|cov|er


bed|cov|er
bed|cov|er «BEHD KUHV uhr», noun.
bedspread; coverlet. bedcovers, bedclothes: »

Suddenly, rapidly, he flung back the bedcovers and leaped out (New Yorker).


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