Q-Tip

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Q-Tip

(kyo͞o′tĭp′)
A trademark for a cotton-tipped swab.
Translations

Q-tip®

n (US) → Q-tip® m

Q-Tip

رَأْسُ البُرْعُم القُطْنِيّ vatová tyčinka vatpind Wattestäbchen μπατονέτα bastoncillo, flor de algodón pumpulipuikko coton-tige štapić za uši cotton fioc 綿棒 면봉 wattenstaafje Q-tips patyczki higieniczne cotonete ватная палочка bomullstopp สำลีแคะหู kulak çubuğu tăm bông 棉棒
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He then formed The Q-Tips and, whilst they had no hits, their 1980 album charted.
In a career stretching back to the the Streetband and the Q-Tips in the early 80s it was as a solo artist he was to really make his name dominating the 80s with hit after hit and getting wonderful reviews with his touring band the Royal Family, with local lad Pino Palladino and his distinctive bass playing a prominent feature.
In December 1979 the Street Band broke up and Paul went on to form the Q-Tips.
The collection even includes a photograph of a self-portrait made out of Q-tips.
And they debunk ear-related myths ranging from the notion that exposure to loud noise strengthens the ear, to the idea that tinnitus can be cured with nutrients, and urge readers to stop using ear candling or Q-tips to get rid of wax.
When I see people wearing the new wireless Apple earbuds I keep thinking they've left Q-tips in their ears.
Inserting q-tips in your ear can lead to earwax impaction, which means you could end up getting it manually removed by a doctor.
Barnhardt adds, "His years working with cotton--as a producer of Q-Tips for Unilever--give him a real head start working with us.
Packaging and water bottles are one thing, but personal hygiene items like Q-tips, tampons and even dental floss are a little less comfortable to share with a large audience.
First they coated watercolour paper with red cabbage juice then wrote on it with Q-tips dipped in either vinegar, baking soda, water or hydrogen peroxide, thus creating different coloured writing.
When the kids found out just before we left that we were going to clean a cave with Q-tips, they were not thrilled," says Steve Frye, who attended the Lehman Caves lint camp in March with his teenage sons.
My brands include Lipton, Knorr, Dove, Hellmann's, Vaseline, Brylcreem, Close Up, Tresemme, Ben & Jerry's, Omo, Surf, Good Humor, Klondike, Q-tips, Popsicle and Slim-Fast.