Bandage

  • 81 spiral bandage — noun an oblique bandage in which successive turns overlap preceding turns • Hypernyms: ↑oblique bandage * * * noun : a bandage wound in oblique turns around an extremity see bandage illustration …

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  • 82 Esmarch bandage — (also known as Esmarch s bandage for surgical haemostasis or Esmarch s tourniquet) in its modern form is a narrow hard rubber tourniquet with a chain fastener that is used to control bleeding by applying it around a limb in such a way that blood… …

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  • 83 Spica (bandage) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir spica. Un spica est un type d attelle ou de bandage utilisé pour immobiliser une articulation, en particulier au niveau du pouce et/ou du poignet, tout en permettant aux autres doigts de bouger librement. Il est… …

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  • 84 roller bandage — roll·er bandage rō lər n a long rolled bandage * * * a tightly rolled, circular bandage of varying widths and materials, often commercially prepared …

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  • 85 suspensory bandage — a bandage arranged to support a hanging part of the body. Examples include a sling used to hold an injured lower jaw in position and a bandage used to support the scrotum in various conditions of the male genital organs. * * * a bandage for… …

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  • 86 Ace bandage — [ās] n. [< Ace, a trademark for such a bandage] an elasticized cloth bandage wrapped around an ankle, knee, etc. to provide firm support, as for a strain or sprain …

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  • 87 adhesive bandage — noun bandage consisting of a medical dressing of plain absorbent gauze held in place by a plastic or fabric tape coated with adhesive • Hypernyms: ↑bandage, ↑patch • Hyponyms: ↑Band Aid, ↑Elastoplast * * * a bandage consisting of a small pad of… …

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  • 88 four-tailed bandage — noun a bandage consisting of a strip of cloth split in two on both ends; the central part is placed under the chin to restrict motion of the mandible and the tails are tied over the top of the head • Hypernyms: ↑bandage, ↑patch * * * four tailed… …

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  • 89 oblique bandage — noun a bandage in which successive turns proceed obliquely up or down a limb • Hypernyms: ↑bandage, ↑patch • Hyponyms: ↑spiral bandage …

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  • 90 plaster bandage — noun bandage consisting of a firm covering (often made of plaster of Paris) that immobilizes broken bones while they heal • Syn: ↑cast, ↑plaster cast • Hypernyms: ↑bandage, ↑patch * * * noun : gauze bandage impregnated with plaster of paris and… …

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  • 91 scarf bandage — noun bandage to support an injured forearm; consisting of a wide triangular piece of cloth hanging from around the neck • Syn: ↑sling, ↑triangular bandage • Hypernyms: ↑bandage, ↑patch …

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  • 92 triangular bandage — noun bandage to support an injured forearm; consisting of a wide triangular piece of cloth hanging from around the neck • Syn: ↑sling, ↑scarf bandage • Hypernyms: ↑bandage, ↑patch …

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  • 93 Plaster of Paris bandage — Plaster Plas ter, n. [AS., a plaster (in sense 1), fr. L. emplastrum, Gr. ?, ?, fr. ? to daub on, stuff in; ? in + ? to mold: cf. OF. plastre a plaster (in sense 2), F. pl[^a]tre. Cf. {Plastic}, {Emplaster}, {Piaster}.] [Formerly written also… …

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  • 94 T bandage — T T (t[=e]), the twentieth letter of the English alphabet, is a nonvocal consonant. With the letter h it forms the digraph th, which has two distinct sounds, as in thin, then. See Guide to Pronunciation, [sect][sect]262 264, and also… …

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  • 95 Clavicula-Bandage — Dieser Artikel oder Abschnitt ist nicht hinreichend mit Belegen (Literatur, Webseiten oder Einzelnachweisen) versehen. Die fraglichen Angaben werden daher möglicherweise demnächst gelöscht. Hilf Wikipedia, indem du die Angaben recherchierst und… …

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  • 96 pressure bandage — n a thick pad of gauze or other material placed over a wound and attached firmly so that it will exert pressure * * * a bandage for applying pressure …

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  • 97 spiral bandage — a bandage wound round a part of the body, overlapping the previous section at each turn. * * * a roller bandage applied spirally around a limb …

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  • 98 hammock bandage — a bandage for retaining dressings on the head; it consists of a broad strip placed over the dressing, brought down over the ears, and held in place by a circular bandage around the head …

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  • 99 many-tailed bandage — a wide bandage with each end cut into several strips of equal width which may be overlapped as the bandage is applied, usually to the abdomen or chest. See Scultetus b …

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  • 100 reversed bandage — a bandage applied to a limb in such a way that the roll is inverted or half turned at each revolution, so as to make the bandage fit the varying dimensions of the limb smoothly …

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