ALL meanings of absorbent cotton

ab·sorb·ent cot·ton
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  • noun absorbent cotton raw cotton made absorbent by the removal of its wax: used for surgical dressings, etc. 3
  • noun absorbent cotton gauze 1
  • noun absorbent cotton cotton for surgical dressings, cosmetic purposes, etc., made absorbent by removing the natural wax. 1
  • noun absorbent cotton Cotton which has had its fatty matter removed to become capable of absorbing liquids; cotton wool. 0
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