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an absorbent pad worn externally by women during menstruation to absorb the menstrual flow
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Noun1.sanitary towel - a disposable absorbent pad (trade name Kotex)sanitary towel - 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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09 (ANI): On the occasion of International Women's Day on Thursday, for the first time in the country a sanitary pad dispensing machine was installed in a coach of Mumbai-New Delhi Rajdhani Express.
About 49,000 homeless women in Australia can't even buy a sanitary pad.
Tenders are invited for Supply and installation of sanitary pad disposal machine at malkapur nagarpalika tal shahuwadi
The raw cost of making a sanitary pad is less than one- third of the most competitive brand.
Liza shoved an unused sanitary pad into her daughter's mouth when she started to shout due to labor pains Monday night.
In order to stay fresh and clean when they are on their menstruation cycle, it is advisable to replace their used sanitary pad to a new one every 4 hours.
Multiple logistic regression identified the availability of mass media at home as the highest predictor of sanitary pad use, along with high and middle social class and urban residence.
Even sanitary pad and shield users should be concerned.
Keeping in mind women's health issues, Mumbai Central-New Delhi Rajdhani Express is set to become India's first ever train to have a Sanitary Pad Vending Machine onboard.
Unbeknown to his neighbours, he is testing the effectiveness of his new invention by wearing pink pants and a home-made sanitary pad which is slowly filling with goat's blood from a football bladder tied around his waist.
Tenders are invited for Providing of Sanitary Pad Incinerator
The use of sanitary pad was higher among girls in urban schools (50%) in comparison to rural (19%), findings contradictory to the study by Narayan KA et al [8] who found that only 1.