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Spanish translation of “plaster”

plaster

noun /ˈplaːstə/
(also adjective ) (of) a substance put on walls , ceilings etc which dries to form a hard smooth surface
revoque , enlucido
He mixed up some plaster to repair the wall a plaster ceiling .
(also adjective ) (also plaster of Paris ) (of) a similar quick-drying substance used for supporting broken limbs , making models etc
yeso
She’s got her arm in plaster a plaster model .
(also sticking-plaster ; Band-Aid American ) (a piece of) sticky tape (sometimes with a dressing ) used to cover a wound etc
esparadrapo , tirita
You should put a plaster on that cut .
plasterer noun a person whose job is to put plaster on walls , ceilings etc.
yesero
plastic /ˈplӕstik/ noun, adjective (of) any of many chemically manufactured substances that can be moulded when still soft
plástico
This cup is made of plastic a plastic cup .
plastic surgery noun ( medical ) surgery to repair or replace damaged skin , or to improve the appearance usually of the face ( noun plastic surgeon )
cirugía plástica
She had to undergo plastic surgery after the accident .
plastic wrap noun (American ) a thin transparent material that you use to cover food in order to keep it fresh ; clingfilm (British)
Film Plástico
(Definition of plaster from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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