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Pronunciation: (bed'sôr", -sōr"), [key]
n. Pathol.
an ulceration of the skin and subcutaneous tissue caused by poor circulation due to prolonged pressure on body parts, esp. bony protuberances, occurring in bedridden or immobile patients; decubitus ulcer.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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