Definition of Bed ground

1. Noun. An area on which a drove of cattle or sheep can sleep for a night.

Exact synonyms: Bed-ground, Bedground
Generic synonyms: Area, Country



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bed Ground

bed-ridden
bed-room
bed-wet
bed-wetting
bed and board
bed and breakfast
bed bug
bed bugs
bed check
bed clothing
bed conversion
bed cover
bed covering
bed covers
bed down
bed ground (current term)
bed hair
bed head
bed in
bed jacket
bed linen
bed load
bed occupancy
bed of breast
bed of flowers
bed of justice
bed of pelts
bed of roses
bed of stomach
bed out

Literary usage of Bed ground

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Western Grazing Grounds and Forest Ranges: A History of the Live-stock by Will Croft Barnes (1913)
"Nor is a lazy herder allowed to dodge the spirit of the rule by moving off the bed ground for a single night and then going back to it again. ..."

2. Italy: Handbook for Travellers by Karl Baedeker (Firm) (1900)
"On the walls are '"Paintings on a bed ground, from the above-mentioned Roman house. The paintings on a white ground (eg B, 5. Adornment of Aphrodite, and B, ..."

3. The English Gardener: Or, A Treatise on the Situation, Soil, Enclosing, and by William Cobbett (1833)
"10. d is the Hot-bed ground, .'»<) j, feet from East to West, and 6. ... 17. j is a door-way in the Southern hedge of the Hot-bed ground. ..."

4. Diagnostic et séméologie des maladies tropicales by Hermann Toenjes, Andy Adams, R. Wurtz, A. Thiroux, Herbert Myrick (1905)
"It was nearly time for the guards to change, and giving the last watch orders to point the herd, as they left the bed-ground in the morning, ..."

5. Prairie Experiences in Handling Cattle and Sheep by William Shepherd (1885)
"... drive them in at one point, they will thread their way through those lying down to another point of the bed-ground, and try the old manoeuvre. ..."

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