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sanitary towelnoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US sanitary napkin, Australian English sanitary pad)
a ​piece of ​softmaterialworn by a woman to ​absorbblood during her period (= ​bloodflow each ​month)
(Definition of sanitary towel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sanitary towel”
in Arabic فوطة صِحيّة…
in Korean 생리대…
in Portuguese absorvente higiênico…
in Catalan compresa…
in Japanese (英)生理用ナプキン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卫生巾,月经垫…
in Turkish âdet bezi, hijyenik bağ…
in Russian гигиеническая прокладка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衛生棉…
in Italian assorbente igienico…
in Polish podpaska…
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