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Synonyms for sponge

sponge off someone

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Synonyms for sponge

one who depends on another for support without reciprocating

to take advantage of the generosity of others

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a porous mass of interlacing fibers that forms the internal skeleton of various marine animals and usable to absorb water or any porous rubber or cellulose product similarly used

someone able to acquire new knowledge and skills rapidly and easily

a follower who hangs around a host (without benefit to the host) in hope of gain or advantage

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primitive multicellular marine animal whose porous body is supported by a fibrous skeletal framework

wipe with a sponge, so as to clean or moisten

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ask for and get free

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erase with a sponge

soak up with a sponge

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gather sponges, in the ocean

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1) McClure, DA, Edelman DA Worldwide method effectiveness of the Today(R) vaginal contraceptive sponge.
API), and the exclusive worldwide rights to the Today(R) brand contraceptive sponge.
API), and the acquisition of the exclusive worldwide rights to the Today(R) contraceptive sponge, that it has completed a private placement of $15 million in aggregate principal amount of 6.
Action with regard to relabeling spermicides, cervical caps, diaphragms and the Today brand contraceptive sponge is currently under review.
The Advisory Panel reviewed a 6-month contraceptive efficacy study which showed that Reality provides protection similar to other barrier contraceptives controlled by women, like the contraceptive sponge, cervical cap and diaphragm.
A new market study, titled "Contraceptives Market (Oral Contraceptive Pills, Contraceptive Injectables, Topical Contraceptives, Male Condoms, Female Condoms, Intrauterine Devices, Sub-Dermal Contraceptive Implants, Contraceptive Vaginal Rings, Contraceptive Diaphragms, Contraceptive Sponges, Non-Surgical Permanent Contraception Devices) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020 ", has been released by Transparency Market Research (TMR).
Browse the full Contraceptives Market (Oral Contraceptive Pills, Contraceptive Injectables, Topical Contraceptives, Male Condoms, Female Condoms, Intrauterine Devices, Sub-Dermal Contraceptive Implants, Contraceptive Vaginal Rings, Contraceptive Diaphragms, Contraceptive Sponges, Non-Surgical Permanent Contraception Devices) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020 report at http://www.
Female devices market is further differentiated into seven segments: female condoms, intrauterine devices, contraceptive sponges, contraceptive diaphragms, contraceptive patches, subdermal contraceptive implants and non-surgical permanent contraceptive devices.
The contraceptive drugs market is further sub-segmented into contraceptive pills, injectables and contraceptive sponges and the contraceptive devices market is sub-segmented into male and female contraceptive devices.
More commonly associated with the use of tampons or contraceptive sponges, the potentially fatal condition is characterized by fever, sloughing of skin, shock and other symptoms.