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bandagenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈbæn.dɪdʒ/  us   /ˈbæn.dɪdʒ/
A2 (US also gauze) a long, narrow piece of cloth that is tied around an injury or a part of someone's body that has been hurt
US a Band-Aid

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bandageverb [T]

uk   /ˈbæn.dɪdʒ/  us   /ˈbæn.dɪdʒ/
to tie a bandage around an injury or part of someone's body, or put bandages on someone or something: You ought to bandage (up) that cut. the dog's bandaged paw
(Definition of bandage from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bandagenoun [C]

 us   /ˈbæn·dɪdʒ/
a strip of cloth that is used to cover an injury on someone’s body to protect it
verb [T]  us   /ˈbæn·dɪdʒ/
They bandaged his wounds.
(Definition of bandage from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bandage”
in Korean 붕대, 밴드, 반창고…
in Arabic ضِماد, ـة, لِفافة…
in Malaysian kain pemablut…
in French pansement…
in Russian бинт…
in Chinese (Traditional) 繃帶…
in Italian benda, fascia, cerotto…
in Turkish bandaj, sargı…
in Polish bandaż…
in Spanish venda, tirita, vendar…
in Vietnamese băng gạc…
in Portuguese bandagem, atadura, faixa…
in Thai ผ้าพันแผล…
in German der Verband…
in Catalan bena, tireta…
in Japanese 包帯, 絆創膏(ばんそうこう)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 绷带…
in Indonesian perban, pembalut…
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