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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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Some ESBLs may fail to reach a level to be detectable by disk diffusion tests but result in treatment failure in the infected patient.
Clindamycin resistance may need to be induced, so a special disk diffusion test can be performed.
If a batch of medium does not support adequate growth of a test organism, zones obtained in a disk diffusion test will usually be larger than expected and may exceed the acceptable quality control limits.
The disk diffusion test was used to determine antimicrobial susceptibility.