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A wristband (sense 2)
Two silicone wristbands (sense 3)
A wristwatch with its wristband (sense 4)


From wrist +‎ band.



wristband (plural wristbands)

  1. The cuff of a sleeve that wraps around the wrist.
  2. A strip of material worn around the wrist, e.g. to absorb perspiration, especially in sports.
  3. A decorative band or bracelet that encircles the wearer's wrist.
    Synonym: wristlet
  4. A band that supports a wristwatch.
  5. A cord worn around the wrist, used to hold a small object such as a knife: a lanyard
    Synonym: lanyard

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