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English definition of “specimen”

specimen

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈspesəmɪn/
something that is used or can be examined as a typical example: You'll find specimens of most of the kind of letters you will need to write at every stage of the job application process. The urine specimens were used for drug testing.
specimen adjective [before noun]
(Definition of specimen from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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