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English definition of “nicotine patch”

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nicotine patch

noun [C] uk   us  
a small piece of material with nicotine on it that a person can stick onto their skin to help them stop smoking
Translations of “nicotine patch”
in Chinese (Traditional) (貼於皮膚上幫助戒煙的)尼古丁貼片…
in Chinese (Simplified) (贴于皮肤上帮助戒烟的)尼古丁贴片…
(Definition of nicotine patch from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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