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dressingnoun

uk   /ˈdres.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈdres.ɪŋ/
  • dressing noun (SALAD)

  • dressing noun (INJURY)

[C] a covering that is put on a cut or an area of damaged skin to protect it
(Definition of dressing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dressingnoun

 us   /ˈdres·ɪŋ/
  • dressing noun (SALAD)

[C/U] salad dressing
  • dressing noun (INJURY)

[C] a covering put on an injury, esp. when there has been bleeding through the skin: You have to change the dressing every day.
(Definition of dressing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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