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Synonyms for gown

Synonyms for gown

a one-piece skirted outer garment for women and children

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Synonyms for gown

a woman's dress, usually with a close-fitting bodice and a long flared skirt, often worn on formal occasions

the members of a university as distinguished from the other residents of the town in which the university is located

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lingerie consisting of a loose dress designed to be worn in bed by women

protective garment worn by surgeons during operations

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outerwear consisting of a long flowing garment used for official or ceremonial occasions

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Cleanroom operators are disposing of an average of 10 percent of their sterile cleanroom garments every week due to exterior contamination during the gowning process.
Kreamer notes that, not only were their old disposable cleanroom gowns costly and their packaging bulk made them difficult to store, they also required a tremendous amount of "precise handling," such as rolling up the arms and legs to keep them off the floor during gowning.
A multi-functional product development team at Kimberly-Clark Professional set out to design a new approach to sterile gowning that would eliminate the problems identified during the company's research.
A highly visible blue line along the inside of the garment that signals the proper place to grasp while gowning, helping workers avoid touching the exterior of the garment.
Kreamer, who is responsible for testing new personal protective equipment for use in the WCBF cleanrooms, notes that the new gowning approach is more convenient for their employees and has a better cost-in-use.