Elastoplast etymology

English word Elastoplast comes from English plaster, English elastic

Detailed word origin of Elastoplast

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
plaster English (eng) (countable) A cast made of plaster of Paris and gauze; plaster cast.. (countable, British, New Zealand, Canada) A small adhesive bandage to cover a minor wound; a sticking plaster.. (uncountable) A mixture of lime or gypsum, sand, and water, sometimes with the addition of fibres, that hardens to a smooth solid and is used for coating walls and ceilings; render, stucco.. (uncountable) A paste [...]
elastic English (eng) (countable) An elastic band.. (uncountable) An elastic material used in clothing, particularly in waistbands and cuffs. (economics) Sensitive to changes in price.. Able to return quickly to a former state or condition, after being depressed or overtaxed; having power to recover easily from shocks and trials.. Capable of stretching; particularly, capable of stretching so as to return to an [...]
Elastoplast English (eng) (UK, Australia) A sticking plaster (adhesive bandage) or medical dressing; a band-aid.

Words with the same origin as Elastoplast

Descendants of plaster
Descendants of elastic
elastin elastomer elastosis