baby wipe

noun

Definition of baby wipe

: a moistened, disposable, often antiseptic tissue used chiefly for cleansing the skin especially of babies and children The goal is to collect 30,000 diapers and baby wipes for the … identical quadruplets who were born Aug. 21 …The Bellingham (Washington) Herald

Examples of baby wipe in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Needs: Bedding, bathroom supplies, hygiene supplies, clothing, kitchen supplies, cleaning supplies, diapers, baby wipes, baby monitors, instant formula, office supplies and more. Jessica Boehm, azcentral, "Arresting people for sleeping outside is 'cruel,' U.S. Supreme Court affirms," 24 Dec. 2019 The libraries are also looking for the following items: Soap, shampoo, toothpaste, paper towels, toilet paper, feminine hygiene products, baby diapers, baby wipes, washcloths, pacifiers, first aid supplies and school supplies. courant.com, "Community News For The West Hartford Edition," 11 Nov. 2019 According to the firm TJI Research, Amazon itself offers at least seven hundred and eighty private-label or Amazon-exclusive brands, hawking everything from furniture to lingerie and baby wipes. Anna Wiener, The New Yorker, "What an Amazon Fulfillment Center Tour Reveals," 4 Nov. 2019 These include children’s clothing (underwear, socks and T-shirts), baby supplies (diapers, baby wipes, baby formula/food) and personal care items (feminine hygiene products, toothbrush kits, toilet paper, soap, shampoo and sunscreen). Ben Crandell, sun-sentinel.com, "Weekend preview: A new spot in MASS District for coffee, cocktails, a nap," 26 Sep. 2019 Along with baby wipes for students who aren't potty-trained, Moskowitz bought markers, sidewalk chalk and jumbo crayons — good for children in occupational therapy. Max Cohen, USA TODAY, "'Ridiculous': Teachers spend their own money to buy supplies for first day of school," 29 Aug. 2019 The drive is seeking new, closed packages of diapers in sizes newborn through 6 (sizes 3 and 4 are the most needed), baby wipes, diaper cream, sensitive skin baby wash and baby powder. courant.com, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 19 July 2019 This time, the distribution draws nearly 150 people, who, over several hours, file in front of a row of white plastic tables piled with supplies, loading up shopping carts with everything from food to baby wipes. Erica Hellerstein, The Mercury News, "In Santa Cruz, a clandestine food bank draws hundreds of farmworkers," 24 Aug. 2019 Pallets and boxes contain charcoal grills, Ramen noodles, baby wipes, bottled water, toilet paper, first aid supplies, elbow macaroni and an array of other goods. Rick Neale, USA TODAY, "A World War II plane takes flight to Bahamas for Hurricane Dorian relief efforts," 6 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of baby wipe

1966, in the meaning defined above

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“Baby wipe.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/baby%20wipe. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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