The white thing

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The white thing

Post by Stevenloan » Wed Apr 12, 2017 4:16 pm

Hi everybody! What word do you use to call the white thing that is being wrapped around the leg in the following link?

http://www.lienvetthuong.vn/19881-bang- ... huong.html

Thanks a lot!

StevenLoan
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Re: The white thing

Post by trolley » Wed Apr 12, 2017 4:42 pm

That is an elastic bandage. It is also commonly known as an Ace bandage or a Tensor bandage (genericized brand names).
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Re: The white thing

Post by Bobinwales » Wed Apr 12, 2017 8:32 pm

We only use, "elastic bandage" in the UK. There are no brand names.
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Re: The white thing

Post by Erik_Kowal » Wed Apr 12, 2017 8:36 pm

Bobinwales wrote:We only use, "elastic bandage" in the UK.
I would hesitate to be so categorical. I have also encountered compression bandage.
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Re: The white thing

Post by Bobinwales » Thu Apr 13, 2017 1:53 pm

Erik_Kowal wrote:
Bobinwales wrote:We only use, "elastic bandage" in the UK.
I would hesitate to be so categorical. I have also encountered compression bandage.
Yes, I was a bit strong there. I should have said that as far as I know...
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Re: The white thing

Post by Stevenloan » Thu Apr 13, 2017 4:15 pm

Thank you guys very much
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