Q-Tip


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Q-Tip

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

Q-tip®

n (US) → Q-tip® m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

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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Using a Q-tip in the ear canal may scrape the delicate skin in the ear canal, which can be painful and can lead to an outer ear infection.
Q-Tip, the face and driving force of the group, often butted heads with Phife, its funny and charismatic MC, resulting in A Tribe Called Quest's eventual breakup.
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Use it while getting stage-ready by soaking a Q-tip in micellar water to clean up any eyeshadow or liner mistakes.
Blige, Alessia Cara, Coldplay, Miley Cyrus, Florence and the Machine, Lady Gaga, The Killers, Mumford and Sons, Pink and Logic, Q-Tip and Demi Lovato, Queens of the Stone Age, Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith.
Pink and Logic will team up for "Bennie and the Jets" and Florence + the Machine take on "Tiny Dancer." Other acts on "Revamp" include Sam Smith, Coldplay, The Killers, Mumford and Sons, Q-Tip, Demi Lovato, Queens of the Stone Age and Alessia Cara.
Indie rockers The Killers will cover Mona Lisas And Mad Hatters, rapper Q-Tip is to team up with Demi Lovato for Don't Go Breaking My Heart, and Florence & The Machine will take on Tiny Dancer.
* To ensure a more polished look, clean the leftover polish from your cuticles using a Q-tip dipped in nail polish remover.
"The current standard of care following cataract surgery is to refill the eye with a saline solution and tap on the eye with a Q-tip to observe if it is too firm, too soft or just right," said John Jarstad, Associate Professor at the University of Missouri School of Medicine in a statement.
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