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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. any of 4 vertical supports at the corners of a bedstead;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Bedpost \Bed"post`\, n. 1. One of the four standards that support a bedstead or the canopy over a bedstead. [1913 Webster] 2. Anciently, a post or pin on each side of the bed to keep the clothes from falling off. See Bedstaff. --Brewer. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

bedpost n 1: any of 4 vertical supports at the corners of a bedstead