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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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To determine the effect of aspalathin on fasting blood glucose levels and conduct a glucose tolerance test, db/db mice were used as a model of type 2 diabetes.
Gestational diabetes mellitus diagnosed with a 2-h 75-g oral glucose tolerance test and adverse pregnancy outcomes.
Importantly, SRT501 showed a statistically significant improvement in an oral glucose tolerance test on day 28 at two hours and a trend towards lower fasting plasma glucose levels.
Oral glucose tolerance tests in the diabetic subjects showed a drop of plasma glucose concentrations from 18.
Statistics Committee of the American Diabetes Association, Standardization of the Glucose Tolerance Test.
For glucose tolerance tests, animals were fasted overnight for 12 hr, and blood samples were obtained from the tail vein.
Insulin sensitivity was calculated both in the fasting state and during the oral glucose tolerance test.
The condition is usually detected at the antenatal clinic if the woman's urine contains high levels of sugar and she is referred for a glucose tolerance test.
On metabolic evaluation, the patient's glucose tolerance test results were flat and her serum insulin levels were elevated.
glucose tolerance test (IVGT) was carried out with and without stevioside in the type 2 diabetic Goto-Kakizaki (GK) rat, as well as in the normal Wistar rat.
They got a glucose tolerance test to see how their bodies responded to the sugar.
All patients without a prior diagnosis or diabetes underwent assessment with an oral glucose tolerance test, following the recommendation made by the ESC and EASD in 2007.

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