n : a strip of fabric used to cover a wound, hold a dressing in place, immobilize an injured part, or apply pressure - see CAPELINE ESMARCH BANDAGE PRESSURE BANDAGE SPICA VELPEAU BANDAGE
, vb, ban*daged ban*dag*ing vt : to bind, dress, or cover with a bandage < a wound> < a sprained ankle> vi : to apply a bandage ban*dag*er n
Similar sounding terms: Bi·net age
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