sanitary napkin

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sanitary napkin

n.
A disposable pad of absorbent material worn to absorb menstrual flow.

san′itary nap′kin


n.
a disposable pad of absorbent material worn by women during menstruation to absorb the uterine flow.
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Noun1.sanitary napkin - a disposable absorbent pad (trade name Kotex)sanitary napkin - a disposable absorbent pad (trade name Kotex); worn to absorb menstrual flow
pad - a flat mass of soft material used for protection, stuffing, or comfort
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