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gauze

noun uk   /ɡɔːz/  us   /ɡɑːz/
[U] a very thin, light cloth, used to make clothing, to cover cuts and to separate solids from liquids, etc.: a gauze skirt a piece of sterile gauze [C or U] a material like a net formed by wires crossing over each other: wire gauze
gauzy
adjective uk   /ˈɡɔː.zi/  us   /ˈɡɑː-/
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