(Brit) (of a stock-exchange transaction) complying with regulations for self-select PEPs, a shareholding being sold in the evening and bought back the next morning for the shareholder’s own PEP
- Bed board
a thin, rigid board placed between a mattress and bedspring to give firm support. living quarters and meals: In this school students must pay by the week for bed and board. one’s home regarded as exemplifying the obligations of marriage: He said he would not be responsible for her debts after she left his bed […]
- Bed bolt
a bolt on a bed for attaching a side rail to the head or foot.
a flat, wingless, bloodsucking hemipterous insect, Cimex lectularius, that infests houses and especially beds. any of several other bloodsucking bugs of the family Cimicidae. Historical Examples It made a luxurious bed, and quite free from vermin; for a bedbug will never approach a bearskin. In Search of a Siberian Klondike Homer B. Hulbert He has […]
- Bed chair
an adjustable frame for assisting invalids to sit up in bed.