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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 the mobilization techniques, the starting position is defined by the positive tension test or a mobility positive test.
Uniaxial tension test for steel fibre reinforced concrete, Materials and Structures 34(1): 3-6.
The results of compression and tension tests at ambient temperature are given in Fig.
Test pieces were held to a chuck of a tension test machine and tensile strength, elongation, and modulus were measured in accordance with ISO 7253 (1984).
19) The biceps tension test is also not very specific for SLAP lesions; false positive tests are found in patients with biceps tendonitis.
The tension test was conducted to determine how the tensile properties compared to the shear properties.
The strength estimation of the sheet metal using an analytical method generally adopts simple criteria, such as fracture elongation or maximum tensile strength measured from the uniaxial tension test.
Using the hot uniaxial tension test to differentiate between the non-aging and aging steels represents an easy method to do that.