bandage (n.) Look up bandage at Dictionary.com
"strip of soft cloth or other material used in binding wounds, stopping bleeding, etc.," 1590s, from Middle French bandage (16c.), from Old French bander "to bind," from bande "a strip" (see band (n.1)).
bandage (v.) Look up bandage at Dictionary.com
"to dress a wound, etc., with a bandage," 1734 (implied in bandaging), from bandage (n.). Related: Bandaged.