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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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bovis OI NA NA HI NA NA AI NA NA GI NA NA * CIDT, comparative intradermal tuberculin test results; ID, identification; IFN-[gamma], interferon-[gamma]; NA, not applicable (animals were not slaughtered); ND, not done because of poor sample quality; NVL, nonvisible lesions.
The standard single intradermal comparative tuberculin test (SICTT) using purified protein derivative (PPD) of M.
The tuberculin test is, and will remain, central to TB cattle controls, but we can improve our testing regime by making greater use of the gamma interferon blood test.
The proposal would permit lay people (including suitably trained State Veterinary Service (SVS) animal health officers and listed veterinary nurses) to administer the tuberculin test, read and record the result and inform a veterinary surgeon of the results.
A FARMER is to go on trial after being charged with failing to present his herd of cattle for a tuberculin test.
TestsTHE test currently used for diagnosis of bovine TB is the Single Comparative Interdermal Tuberculin Test (SCITT), more commonly known as the tuberculin test or skin test.