The word diaper is a noun. Diaper means (1) garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist; worn by infants to catch excrement, (2) a fabric (usually cotton or linen) with a distinctive woven pattern of small repeated figures.
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Browse this diaper supplier directory for info about diapers and diaper suppliers in the United States. The photo on this page shows a baby and a stack of colorful diapers.
A cloth diaper has three basic parts: an outer waterproof layer, an absorbent layer, and an inner layer that touches baby's skin. Of course, different fabrics are best-suited for each part.
Caring for cloth diapers is not difficult if you follow a few simple instructions. Learn about the best techniques for washing cloth diapers and wool soakers.
The following articles provide recent diaper-related news.