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diaper

dia·per

diaper

 
pronunciation:
daI pr
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: a baby's undergarment of absorbent cloth or paper folded between the legs and fastened at the waist.
The baby laughed as her father changed her diaper.
 
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: diapered, diapering, diapers
definition: to put a diaper on, esp. one made of cloth.
The nurse bathed and diapered the baby while the mother slept.