cervical smear definition

  • noun:
    • A screening test to detect pre-cancerous and cancerous cells by firmly taking an example (‘smear’) of cells from cervix.
    • a sample of secretions and shallow cells of uterine cervix and womb; analyzed with a microscope to identify any abnormal cells
    • A screening test to detect pre-cancerous and cancerous cells by taking a sample (‘smear’) of cells from the cervix.
    • an example of secretions and superficial cells for the uterine cervix and uterus; examined with a microscope to identify any unusual cells

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