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  • n. A screening test to detect pre-cancerous and cancerous cells by taking a sample (‘smear’) of cells from the cervix.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a sample of secretions and superficial cells of the uterine cervix and uterus; examined with a microscope to detect any abnormal cells


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