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1. specimen

noun. ['ˈspɛsəmən'] an example regarded as typical of its class.

Synonyms

  • representative
  • illustration
  • example

Antonyms

  • abstain
  • artifact

Etymology

  • specimen (Latin)
  • specio (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Specimen

  • abdomen
  • abdomen
  • acumen
  • admen
  • alaskamen
  • armen
  • bitumen
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  • bowmen
  • bremen
  • businesswomen
  • carmen
  • cattlemen
  • charwomen
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  • clamen
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  • cormen
  • councilwomen
  • dairymen

How do you spell specimen? Is it speciman ?

A common misspelling of specimen is speciman

Example sentences of the word specimen


1. Noun, plural
Known for its rapid growth and long gracefully flowing fronds, the palm makes a good specimen tree.

2. Adjective
This pine works well as a specimen tree.

2. specimen

noun. ['ˈspɛsəmən'] a bit of tissue or blood or urine that is taken for diagnostic purposes.

Synonyms

  • sample

Antonyms

  • nonrepresentative
  • atypical

Etymology

  • specimen (Latin)
  • specio (Latin)
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