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adhesive plaster

adhesive tape, especially in wide sheets. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • An adhesive plaster is in popular language a sticking-plaster.

    English Synonyms and Antonyms James Champlin Fernald
  • Smaller ones may be secured with an adhesive plaster or bandage.

    Domestic Animals Richard L. Allen
  • Von Apsberg took out his case and cut two long straps of adhesive plaster for the purpose of healing the wound.

  • "Better change your laundry," cheerfully advised Dr. Ed, cutting a strip of adhesive plaster.

    K Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Cover all with a soft clean cloth until the serum is all out then cover with adhesive plaster.

    Touring Afoot Claude Powell Fordyce
  • A stimulant, resolvent, and adhesive plaster, once supposed to possess extraordinary virtues.

  • Straps of adhesive plaster are seldom or never of any use, but if the rent be very severe a suture or two may be required.

    A System of Midwifery

    Edward Rigby
  • Ned's feet bothered him and he was in constant pain, but the adhesive plaster and cotton had been of the greatest help.

    The Air Ship Boys H.L. Sayler
  • The compress should be securely bandaged in place, or its edges may be fastened with adhesive plaster or collodion.

  • The cuts, of course, remained, and he bound these up with extra strips of adhesive plaster.

    The Rover Boys in the Air

    Edward Stratemeyer

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