gauze bandage

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n gauze bandage (medicine) bleached cotton cloth of plain weave used for bandages and dressings
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Usage

In literature:

He was ill and numb as if all of his senses were bandaged over in gauze.
"Corpus of a Siam Mosquito" by Steven Sills
May I inquire where the gauze bandages are to be obtained, Miss Clinton?
"West Wind Drift" by George Barr McCutcheon
Under this strip is a piece of antiseptic gauze, a strip of bandage and plaster and cloth for the outer bandage.
"America's War for Humanity" by Thomas Herbert Russell
From his kit Doctor Joe brought forth bandages and gauze and some strange-looking instruments, and turned his attention to the shoulder.
"Troop One of the Labrador" by Dillon Wallace
I went from one to another, unwound bandages, held up limbs for amputation, fetched splints, padding, gauze, or new bandages.
"Combed Out" by Fritz August Voigt
Layers of three inch gauze bandages, which are soaked with a cold starch paste are wound about the extremity.
"Lameness of the Horse" by John Victor Lacroix
The bandage around his temples and the gauze and cotton held firmly against his eyes all at once grew intolerable.
"Flower of the Dusk" by Myrtle Reed
There was gauze, eight packets of it; four first aid packets complete, six bandages, and two diagnosis tags and pencils.
"Shelled by an Unseen Foe" by James Fiske
Searching through his knapsack, he drew out what is known to first aid as a wire gauze bandage.
"The Ranger Boys and the Border Smugglers" by Claude A. Labelle
The first aid packet= consists of two gauze compresses sewed to two cotton bandages.
"Manual of Military Training" by James A. Moss
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In news:

The use of textile materials for medical and healthcare products ranges from simple gauze or bandage material to scaffolds for tissue culturing and a large variety of prostheses for permanent body implants.
Bandages (compress and adhesive), gauze of various sizes.
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