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eye·wash

(ī'wash),
A soothing solution used for bathing the eye.

eyewash

(ī′wŏsh′, ī′wôsh′)
n.
1. A solution, medicated or nonmedicated, applied as a cleanser for the eyes.
2. Informal Actions or remarks intended to conceal the facts of a situation.

eyewash

Any suitable liquid used to rinse the eyes (e.g., sterile physiological saline or sterile water).

eyewash

Any liquid which is used for bathing the eye. Example: physiological saline.
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These are standard laboratory faucets with built-in, independently operating eyewash stations.
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Are your eyewash stations periodically activated and functionally tested in accordance with the required periodic maintenance?
Eyewash spray heads should be protected from airborne contaminants.
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So to prepare for a massive, radiation-spewing explosion, I figured I needed Ace bandages, large amounts of gauze, medical tape, antibiotic ointment, industrial-strength soap, and eyewash.
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These single or double eyewash stations are supplied with 32 oz.
Go to the school nurse immediately after your eyewash.
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