Keywords: antiseptic, dab
As a Noun
The action of putting (or removing) a substance onto (or from) a surface with quick, light, strokes using something like cotton wool.
A substance which is regularly dabbed onto cuts and wounds and which kills germs and harmful bacteria. English = antiseptic.
As a Verb or Adjective
To put or remove a substance onto or from a surface with quick, light, strokes using something like cotton wool. English = dab.
To apply or dab antiseptic on a cut or a wound.