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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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Reduction in volume of test strip dispensing and associated cost savings from implementing each of the scenarios described above was calculated by restricting the number of test strips and prescriptions allowed for each patient within each calendar year of the study period according to their diabetes therapy group.
Researchers from New York University's (NYU) school of engineering and Peking University in Beijing, China are developing the test strip for cardiac troponin I (cTnI) detection, Science Daily reported.
Its built-in flash provides uniform, diffused light to illuminate the test strip that fits into the smartCARD reader.
If your meter takes longer than five seconds to start the countdown that test strip is defective and the result should not be used,' said the official.
Assure Pro Test Strips use platinum technology for greater durability and reliability.
Recently, the URISYS 2400 automated urine test strip analyzer (Roche Diagnostics) was introduced.
The absorbent pink tip of the test strip should be placed in the urine for at least a second, then left for four minutes.
Develop the test strip for 8-10 minutes, and read the protein concentration in the latex extract with the dotMetric card.
If present, antigens--the infectious agents--bind to the antibodies, and the properties of the test strip surface are altered, resulting in changes in reflection angle and intensity.
According to an April 8 report, insulin was administered in connection with a discrepancy between a blood-serum test and a blood-glucose test strip.
Brennan and colleagues describe the development of a new paper-based test strip that changes colour shades depending on the amount of pesticide present.
The Guide-Me Curve[TM] test strip makes sample application simple and easy to use.