Meaning of “gauze” in the English Dictionary

"gauze" in British English

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gauzenoun

uk /ɡɔːz/ us /ɡɑːz/
gauzy
adjective uk /ˈɡɔː.zi/ us /ˈɡɑː.zi/

(Definition of “gauze” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"gauze" in American English

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gauzenoun [ U ]

us /ɡɔz/

a very thin, light cloth used for making clothing and for covering cuts in the skin:

a gauze skirt
a sterile gauze bandage

(Definition of “gauze” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)