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Synonyms for preparation

Synonyms for preparation

the condition of being made ready beforehand

a plan made in preparation for an undertaking

Synonyms for preparation

the activity of putting or setting in order in advance of some act or purpose

the state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action)

(music) a note that produces a dissonant chord is first heard in a consonant chord

preparatory school work done outside school (especially at home)

the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

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Most laboratories also reported using intraprocedural evaluations for touch preparations of transthoracic cores and for EBUS aspirates.
2 Bronchial mucosal or transbronchial biopsy with touch preparations 333 42.
CT-guided needle biopsy: value of on-site cytopathologic evaluation of core specimen touch preparations.
Impact of touch preparations on core needle biopsies.
b, Touch preparation of a papillary craniopharyngioma shows the abundant cytoplasm and the paving-stone features typical of this tumor.
Many studies show that touch preparations (TP), frozen sections, or both result in high detection rates for metastatic disease in SLNs at surgery.
In the late 1940s, direct touch preparations from skin lesions were prepared in North Africa and sent to Toronto, Canada, where they were examined successfully for smallpox virus for up to 4 months after collection (11).
Wright-stained touch preparations of the lymph node were performed.
All cases (except 1 without spicules on BM aspiration or touch preparations of the BM core biopsy) had been subtyped according to the French-American-British (FAB) classification.
Touch preparations of the lung mass were Wright stained.