- (n.) One confined to the bed by sickness.
- (n.) One who receives baptism on a sick bed.
- (n.) A school, or a session of a school or class, in which medicine or surgery is taught by the examination and treatment of patients in the presence of the pupils.
- (v. i.) Of or pertaining to a bed, especially, a sick bed.
- (v. i.) Of or pertaining to a clinic, or to the study of disease in the living subject.