Meaning of “tampon” in the English Dictionary

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"tampon" in British English

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tamponnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtæm.pɒn/ us /ˈtæm.pɑːn/

a small cylinder of cotton or other material that a woman puts in her vagina to absorb blood during her period

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

"tampon" in American English

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tamponnoun [ C ]

us /ˈtæm·pɑn/

a small cylinder of cotton or other material which a woman uses to absorb her menstrual blood

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