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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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If the value of our proposed acetone test is established and an inexpensive easy-to-use "breathalyzer" sensitive to acetone can be manufactured, it may improve a day-to-day implementation of the KD because the induction and maintenance of stable systemic ketosis are thought to be essential for the success of this therapy.
In addition to providing data on the mechanism of the KD effects, a breath acetone test may also be useful in the search for better and more efficient versions of the KD.