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night table.
Historical Examples

The massive wooden washstand with mirror, chest of drawers, and the bedstand were all crowned with marble slabs.
Journeys and Experiences in Argentina, Paraguay, and Chile Henry Stephens

I lay down on it and reached over to my bedstand to grab my laptop.
Little Brother Cory Doctorow

Trigger found its control switch on the bedstand and shut it off.
Legacy James H Schmitz

At once a soft chiming sounded from the miniature ComWeb on the bedstand.
Legacy James H Schmitz


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