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Significado de “swab” - Diccionario Inglés

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swabnoun [C]

uk   /swɒb/ us   /swɑːb/
a small piece of soft material used for cleaning a cut or for taking a small amount of substance from a body, or the substance itself that can then be tested: The nurse cleaned the cut on my leg with a swab. "I'm just going to take a swab of your ear," said the doctor.
US US trademark Q-tip, UK trademark cotton bud a small piece of soft material on a short stick: Use a cotton swab to clean your ears.

swabverb [T]

uk   /swɒb/ us   /swɑːb/ -bb-
(Definition of swab from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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swabnoun [C]

us   /swɑb/
a small piece of soft material at the end of a thin stick, used esp. for cleaning something or for putting on medicine: a cotton swab
(Definition of swab from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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