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Meaning of cotonete

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Danilo Enrique Noreña Benítez


In Colombia, it is the same as I crease or swab. It is a usual plastic elongated stick having a cotton swab at one end. It is used in toiletries, first aid and in cosmetics. Become an environmental hazard given mismanagement to dispose it.


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Stick with the ends covered with paper or cotton to absorb fluid specimens sparingly, also for cleaning of delicate parts, swab. French cotonnette ("algodoncito, algodona, bad-quality cotton"). It may be a trade mark.


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SWAB: In Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay and Uruguay, swab, stick coated cotton.


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