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test

noun analysis, audit, check, checkup, effort, examination, experience, experiment, exploration, inquest, inquiry, inquisition, inspection, interrogation, observation, questioning, quiz, research, scrutiny, search, study, survey, trial, try, tryout
Associated concepts: blood test, clear and present danger test, compelling state interest test, prudent man test, right from wrong test, substantial evidence test
See also: attempt, canon, check, criterion, endeavor, experiment, indagation, inquiry, poll, question, research, survey, trial, try, venture

TEST. Something by which to ascertain the truth respecting another thing. 7 Penn. St. Rep. 428; 6 Whart. 284. Vide Religious Test.

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Fisher's exact test was used to calculate probabilities associated with differences in percentages.
The study is done using the Fisher exact test and the p value is 0.
00 ([double dagger]) Quarantined 2 to a room 117 Total 138 * 2-tailed Fisher exact test.
0%) 3x3 Fisher Exact test Table 4: Comparison of Coughing Grade Coughing p value Group A Group B Group C (n=25) (n=25) (n=25) Nil 25 (100.
5) MLST ** data of PVL-positive CC 121, n = 3 isolates ([double dagger]) versus * Fisher exact test (2-sided); p<0.
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05 (2-tailed), using chi-square test with Yates correction or Fisher exact test, when appropriate.
To determine if the owners of dogs with malassezia dermatitis or otitis were more likely to harbor the yeast than owners of normal dogs, the Fisher exact test was used.
Categorical and continuous variables were compared across study groups by means of [chi square], Fisher exact test, and Mann-Whitney U tests, where appropriate.
Nonparametric tests were used for statistical analysis (Fisher exact test, Mann-Whitney U test), and significance was set at a level of p < 0.
T -test, Fisher's exact test, and rank sum test were compared of quantitative variables.