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armband

A durable plasticised identification band placed around a patient’s wrist at the time of admission to a hospital, which contains basic information about the patient (name, hospital identification number, room number, caring physician, etc.).
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The league said ina statement: "Black armbands will be worn by all teams at Premier League matches this weekend in honour of Emiliano Sala.
Tributes were paid by former clubs and teammates and United players wore black armbands during their match at St James' Park, where his image was shown on a screen.
Matias and his fellow Spaniard at Walsall, Zigor Aranalde, both wore black armbands against Wimbledon to make their point.
United players wore black armbands for Saturday's Premier League game against Aston Villa as a mark of respect.
He obviously could not be there at Anfield and the black armband spoke volumes for the 96 poor souls who died.
CYCLISTS across Britain will wear black armbands this weekend in memory of the four North Wales riders tragically killed on an icy road.
And the website's monitor Simoni wrote: "The word is spreading through the cycling world that as a mark of respect to the riders and to their families left behind, all cyclists that take to the roads on Sunday, January 15, either in group club runs as the Rhyl CC did, or on their own, as so many do every weekend, that people could wear a black armband of sorts.
He was the first black cricketer to play for Zimbabwe but had to flee the country after donning a black armband to protest against the "death of democracy" in his homeland.
"It was a real black armband job," said oddsmaker Gordon Caskie.
RESPECT United fans with a minute's applause in the fifth minute (Rio's United shirt number); above Ramsey, & Dunne wearing black armband
"A black armband with a poppy on it will be worn by players in memory of those who have given their lives fighting for their country.
Flower had dominated proceedings before the game with speculation rife that he would be dropped following his black armband protest against the political regime in his country earlier in the tournament.