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plaster

noun  /ˈplæs·tər/ us  

plaster noun (WALL COVERING)

[U] a substance that is used esp. for spreading on walls and ceilings because it makes a smooth, hard surface after it dries

plaster noun (INJURY PROTECTION)

[C] Br Band-Aid

plaster

verb [T]  /ˈplæs·tər/ us  

plaster verb [T] (PLACE WALL COVERING)

infml To plaster a surface or an object with something is to cover it completely or thickly: She has plastered her bedroom walls with posters of pop singers.
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