bandage


bandage
bandager, n.
/ban"dij/, n., v., bandaged, bandaging.
n.
1. a strip of cloth or other material used to bind up a wound, sore, sprain, etc.
2. anything used as a band or ligature.
v.t.
3. to bind or cover with a bandage: to bandage the ankles of a football player to prevent sprains.
v.i.
4. to put a bandage on a wound, sprain, etc.: Apply some iodine before you bandage.
[1590-1600; < MF; see BAND2, -AGE]
Syn. 1. dressing, binding, compass.

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Universalium. 2010.

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