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band aid Explained

Band Aid at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

trademark an organization set up by Bob Geldof in 1984 to collect money for people dying of hunger in Ethiopia. This was done by getting many famous popular musicians to make a record together called Do They Know It's Christmas?, and by organizing the Live Aid concerts in London and Philadelphia.//

Band Aid at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

36 Moby Thesaurus words for "Band Aid":
Ace bandage, adhesive tape, application, band, bandage, bandaging,
binder, brace, cast, cataplasm, compress, cotton, court plaster,
cravat, dressing, elastic bandage, epithem, four-tailed bandage,
gauze, lint, plaster, plaster cast, pledget, poultice, roller,
roller bandage, rubber bandage, sling, splint, sponge, stupe,
tampon, tape, tent, tourniquet, triangular bandage

Band Aid at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

Band Aid
n 1: trade name for an adhesive bandage to cover small cuts or
2: hurried repair [syn: {quick fix}, {quickie}, {quicky}]