swab

swab is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

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1. Cotton or gauze on the end of a slender stick, used for cleansing cavities, applying remedies, or obtaining a piece of tissue or secretion for bacteriological examination.
2. To wipe with a swab.

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1. Cotton or gauze on the end of a slender stick, used for cleansing cavities, applying remedies, or obtaining a piece of tissue or secretion for bacteriological examination.
2. To wipe with a swab.

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