Pap testPap· test
the microscopic examination of cells taken as a smear (Pap smear) from the cervix of a woman, used as a test for cervical cancer in its early, curable stage
Origin of Pap testafter G. Papanicolaou (1883-1962), United States anatomist
(plural Pap tests)
From Georgios Papanikolaou, American physician.