sanitary napkin


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sanitary napkin a disposable absorbent pad (trade name Kotex); worn to absorb menstrual flow
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In literature:

Apply firm, even pressure to the wound with a dressing, clean cloth, or sanitary napkin.
"In Time Of Emergency" by Department of Defense
Sanitary napkins, how to prepare, I, 66.
"The Eugenic Marriage, Volume I. (of IV.)" by W. Grant Hague, M.D.
She should be shown the use of sanitary napkins.
"Woman" by William J. Robinson

In news:

A sanitary napkin with an elongate absorbent body and a pair of left and right rear wing portionshas been patented.
Patented is a sanitary napkin to be worn by a female user adjacent to her pudendal region.
Female passenger subjected to patdown after her sanitary napkin showed up on body scanner.
Patented is a sanitary panty with a waistband in a waist part, leg bands in leg openings and a napkin-fitting portion in a crotch part.
Inventor's sanitary napkin machine up and running in 600 locations across 23 Indian states.