specimen

Definitions

General English

  • noun a sample of something taken as standard

General Science

Aviation

  • noun a part taken as an example of the whole

Information & Library Science

  • noun a small example of something which gives an idea of what the whole thing will look like
  • noun one example of a species which shows what they all look like

Medical

  • noun a small quantity of something given for testing
  • noun one item out of a group
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