Zam-buk

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

Zam-buk (plural Zam-buks) (also Zambuk, Zambuck), largely obsolete

  1. Proprietory brand of skin-dressing formerly sold in chemists and used by first aid attendants at sports events
  2. (Australia and New Zealand) By extension, first aid attendants at sports events

References[edit]

  • Fagan, S. "Tracking Down The Zam-Buk", rl1908.com. 12 July 2007. Accessed 22 December 2009.
  • Orsman, H.W. (ed.) (1979) Heinemann's New Zealand dictionary. Auckland: Heinemann Educational Books (N.Z.) ISBN 0-86863-373-9. p. 1281