butterfly bandage

noun
variants: also butterfly

Medical Definition of butterfly bandage

: an adhesive bandage with wing-shaped extensions used especially to close small cuts and incisions

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“Butterfly bandage.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/butterfly%20bandage. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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