test

(redirected from pole test)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.

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.

References in periodicals archive ?
For the functional assays, hyperforin treatment was associated with increased behavioural asymmetries, and significantly increased times on the rotarod and pole test.
Caption: Figure 1: Sal improved behavior disorders in the MPTP-induced PD mouse model in pole tests and open field tests.
The compact SUV was tested with an optional side thorax airbag but its test results showed a poor protection levels, particularly in the side pole test.
They include a 40mph frontal impact, a 30mph side impact and a 29mph pole test - where the car is propelled sideways into a rigid pole.
England's Jason Leonard passes the pole test during training yesterdayPicture/GETTY IMAGES
The 14 percent coefficient of variation on modulus of rupture determined for the poles tested in this study is low compared with that determined for the majority of pole test studies conducted on U.