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bed·rid·den(bĕd′rĭd′n) also bed·rid (-rĭd′)
Confined to bed because of illness or infirmity.
[Middle English bedreden, from Old English bedrida : bed, bed; see bed + rida, rider (from rīdan, to ride; see ride).]
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|Adj.||1.||bedrid - confined to bed (by illness)|
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