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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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In an attempt to put the scratch test on a firmer footing, Oroshnik and Croll (24) developed the concept of "Threshold Adhesion Failure" or TAF.
It is apparent that the developed scratch test methodology provides versatile testing parameters that may be used to provide analogous conditions to what a product would see in field use, and offers the distinct advantage over other test methods in that post-test analysis can be performed through cross-and longitudinal-sectioning of the damaged sample.
The dependence of the shape, size, optical and mechanical properties of PVP and Ag/PVP nanocomposit layers in MEMS on UV irradiation time and silver salts concentration were investigated by UV-VIS spectroscopy, custom made scratch test apparatus and AFM.
The patient was given a scratch test, and she proved to be highly dermatographic.
com) Model G4 scratch test machine, which applies a progressively increasing load to the scratch tip.
Such effects can certainly influence the outcome of a scratch test but particularly so during the unloading sequence of the test.
Probably the most complex scenario is introducing a new analyzer into the lab where a variety of tests must be validated, staff must be trained, and a scratch test procedure must be written.
A special type of scratch test apparatus, suitable for measuring the scratching force was designed and fabricated.
4) used ASTM/ISO standard scratch test (11) to investigate the effect of acrylonitrile (AN) content and molecular weight ([M.
Our comprehensive diagnostic approach combines the use of both the Allergy Scratch Test as well as the IgE Blood Assay to test for a wide assortment of allergens, one advantage of which is to allow the patient to observe the allergic reaction alerting them to avoid any indicated allergens.
A scratch test was also carried out to verify the resistance of the coating.