HyperDic: bandage

English > 3 senses of the word bandage:
NOUNartifactbandage, patcha piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body
VERBcontactbandage, bindwrap / wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose
bodybandagedress by covering or binding
bandage > pronunciation
Soundsbae'ndihjh
Rhymesabridge ... yardage: 133 rhymes with ihjh...
English > bandage: 3 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body.
Synonympatch
Partsgauze, gauze bandage(medicine) bleached cotton cloth of plain weave used for bandages and dressings
Narroweradhesive bandagebandage consisting of a medical dressing of plain absorbent gauze held in place by a plastic or fabric tape coated with adhesive
capeline bandagebandage that covers the head or an amputation stump like a cap
cast, plaster cast, plaster bandagebandage consisting of a firm covering (often made of plaster of Paris) that immobilizes broken bones while they heal
compression bandage, tourniquetbandage that stops the flow of blood from an artery by applying pressure
elastic bandageA bandage containing stretchable material that can apply local pressure
four-tailed bandageA bandage consisting of a strip of cloth split in two on both ends
immovable bandageA bandage of cloth impregnated with a substance (e.g., plaster of Paris) that hardens soon after it is applied
oblique bandageA bandage in which successive turns proceed obliquely up or down a limb
roller bandagebandage consisting of a strip of sterile fabric (of variable width) rolled into a cylinder to facilitate application
sling, scarf bandage, triangular bandagebandage to support an injured forearm
suspensory, suspensory bandageA bandage of elastic fabric applied to uplift a dependant part (as the scrotum or a pendulous breast)
swathe, wrappingAn enveloping bandage
truss(medicine) a bandage consisting of a pad and belt
Broaderdressing, medical dressingA cloth covering for a wound or sore
Spanishapósito, cataplasma, vendaje, vendajes, venda
Catalanapòsit, bena, embenatge, embenat
Verbsbandagedress by covering or binding
English > bandage: 3 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningwrap / wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymbind
Broaderfasten, fix, secureCause to be firmly attached
Spanishvendar
Catalanembenar
English > bandage: 3 senses > verb 2, body
MeaningDress by covering or binding.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelDid he bandage his foot?
Examples
  • "The nurse bandaged a sprained ankle"
  • "bandage an incision"
Categorymedicine, practice of medicineThe learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries
NarrowerligateBind with a bandage or ligature
Broaderdressapply a bandage or medication to
Spanishvendar
Catalanembenar
Nounsbandagea piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body

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