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swab / estropajo
swab   [swɒb]
A. -noun
1. (=cloth, mop)   estropajo (m),   trapo (m)
2. (nautical)   lampazo (m)
3. (medicine)   (for cleaning wound)   algodónoun (m),   tampónoun (m)   (for specimen)   frotis (m)
B. -transitive verb
1. (nautical)   also swab down   limpiar,   fregar
2. (medicine)
[+wound]   limpiar (con algodónoun)
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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