Plaster bandage



plaster bandage n.
A roller bandage impregnated with plaster of Paris and applied moist to make a rigid dressing for a fracture or a diseased joint.

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    [plas-terd, plah-sterd] /ˈplæs tərd, ˈplɑ stərd/ adjective, Slang. 1. . [plas-ter, plah-ster] /ˈplæs tər, ˈplɑ stər/ noun 1. a composition, as of lime or gypsum, sand, water, and sometimes hair or other fiber, applied in a pasty form to walls, ceilings, etc., and allowed to harden and dry. 2. powdered gypsum. 3. . 4. a […]



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  • Plaster-of-paris

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