Meaning of “biopsy” in the English Dictionary


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biopsynoun [ C ]

us /ˈbɑɪ·ɑp·si/

the removal of a small number of cells from a living body in order to examine them to learn if they show signs of a disease

(Definition of “biopsy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)