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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A net of transparent fabric with a loose open weave; (medicine) bleached cotton cloth of plain weave used for bandages and dressings.

Usage examples (34)
  • Well, they packed stuff in it, just like what I call gauze tape, you know, that we sew.
  • Then maybe wrap these big scrapes in gauze and tape.
  • Around the broom, imitating tinsel, is wrapped the gauze from a bandage.
  • As there was nothing under the thin gauze, the result of course was more display than is usual in Europe. for more
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