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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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Fecal elastase-1: a novel, highly sensitive and specific tubeless pancreatic function test.
Pancreatic function tests help the physician decide if the pancreas still can make enough digestive enzymes.
Tubeless pancreatic function tests, in contrast, are easily applicable to clinical practice and are useful not only for supporting the diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis but also for monitoring patients with this disease (1).