Keywords: antiseptic, dab

Sign Definition

As a Noun

  1. The action of putting (or removing) a substance onto (or from) a surface with quick, light, strokes using something like cotton wool.
  2. A substance which is regularly dabbed onto cuts and wounds and which kills germs and harmful bacteria. English = antiseptic.

As a Verb or Adjective

  1. To put or remove a substance onto or from a surface with quick, light, strokes using something like cotton wool. English = dab.
  2. To apply or dab antiseptic on a cut or a wound.