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sticking plaster

a thin cloth with an adhesive substance on one side, used for covering slight or superficial wounds
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Several local authorities have banned teachers from handing out sticking plasters to pupils in case they develop an allergic reaction to them.
It's taking rules and regulations to silly lengths when you can't even hand out a sticking plaster because of the threat of legal action.
On that occasion the robber had attempted to disguise himself by covering his face with sticking plasters.
Product coverage: Other Wound Treatments, Sticking Plasters.
A BANDAGE that dissolves into the skin could spell the death of traditional sticking plasters.
And it reckons that within three years the new dressing will have replaced sticking plasters and elastic bandages.
The government must stop sticking plasters onto the CSA.
An armed raider attempted to disguise himself by covering his face with sticking plasters before walking into a Black Country service station.
The slowing US economy has undermined the performance of premium value-added sticking plasters, which have previously been responsible for the bulk of sector growth.
Performance was driven by increased sales of sticking plaster products due to their convenience.