Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun[mass noun] trademark
Adhesive sticking plaster for covering cuts and wounds.
- Anyway, Elastoplast's bandages release silver ion into the wound fluid, apparently reducing infection risks and accelerating healing.
- The healthcare company has recently got rid of the low-margin products, such as Elastoplast, with which it is most associated.
- Spectacles held together with Elastoplast and a curry-smeared tie helped round out the character, as did a pair of greying slacks and lilac shirt that clashed violently.
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