Band-Aid

adjective
\ˈban-ˈdād \

Definition of Band-Aid 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: offering, making use of, or serving as a temporary or expedient remedy or solution

Band-Aid

trademark

Definition of Band-Aid (Entry 2 of 2)

used for a small adhesive strip with a gauze pad for covering minor wounds

First Known Use of Band-Aid

Adjective

1968, in the meaning defined above

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bandaged

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The first known use of Band-Aid was in 1968

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Band-Aid

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of Band-Aid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: able to help or improve something only for a short period of time

Band-Aid

trademark

English Language Learners Definition of Band-Aid (Entry 2 of 2)

—used for a small bandage

Band-Aid

trademark
\ˈban-ˈdād \

Medical Definition of Band-Aid 

used for a small adhesive strip with a gauze pad for covering minor wounds

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