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Related to cervical smear: Cervical cancer
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) med a smear of cellular material taken from the neck (cervix) of the uterus for detection of cancer. Also called: Pap test or Pap smear
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|Noun||1.||cervical smear - a sample of secretions and superficial cells of the uterine cervix and uterus; examined with a microscope to detect any abnormal cells|
cytologic smear, cytosmear, smear - a thin tissue or blood sample spread on a glass slide and stained for cytologic examination and diagnosis under a microscope