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(sam′pĕl)

[Fr. esample, example fr. L. exemplum]

1. A piece or portion of a whole that demonstrates the characteristics or quality of the whole, e.g., a specimen of blood.
2. In research, a portion of a population selected to represent the entire population.
SEE: specimen

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Sample." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/751036/all/fasting_blood_sample.
Sample. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/751036/all/fasting_blood_sample. Accessed July 21, 2019.
Sample. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/751036/all/fasting_blood_sample
Sample [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 July 21]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/751036/all/fasting_blood_sample.
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