Origin of pledget
Examples from the Web for pledget
Pledget now looked like a man that can't remember what's next.
He tossed away the pledget of cotton, pinched up the bloodless skin, and jabbed the needle home.Cursed|George Allan England
After the operation, a pledget of cotton dipped in the green ointment described by Rhazes should be placed in the nose.Medieval Medicine|James J. (James Joseph) Walsh
Pledget appeared bewildered, and stood with us in the passage a few moments, without speaking.
Anticipating recalcitration, Pledget had come provided with a small horn.