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pronunciation:
paed
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a block of soft material used for protection or comfort.
Football players wear shoulder pads.I need a pad for this hard seat.
definition 2: a thick piece of soft, clean material used to cover and protect a wound or to take in liquid.
The nurse used a gauze pad to clean the cut.
definition 3: a group of paper sheets glued together at one edge.
I keep a pad of paper next to the telephone.
definition 4: a block of thick material used for cleaning surfaces or dishes.
Please use that soft pad to wash the glasses.
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