Meaning of gauze


Pronunciation: (gôz), [key]
— n.
  1. any thin and often transparent fabric made from any fiber in a plain or leno weave.
  2. a surgical dressing of loosely woven cotton.
  3. any material made of an open, meshlike weave, as of wire.
  4. a thin haze.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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