Elastoplast

[BRITISH] An elastic bandage; Band-Aid.

Also (more commonly?) “sticking plasters” which has always struck me as really adorable in some indefinable way.

elastoplast

If he survives the self-pity, he’ll be fine. Antitetanus booster and a glorified Elastoplast.

Definition from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (via Wordnik); image from Wikipedia

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