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noun [countable]     bed-blocker pronunciation in British English
/ˈbed ˌblɒkə(r)/
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  1. a person who cannot return home from hospital because he or she is not able to live alone, but who does not need medical treatment

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     bed-blocking pronunciation in British English
/ˈbed ˌblɒkɪŋ/ noun [uncountable]

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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