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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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METHODS: Fifty-one individuals with self-reported electrosensitivity and 132 age-and sex-matched controls participated in an open provocation test; 48 sensitive and 132 control participants went on to complete double-blind tests in a fully screened semianechoic chamber.
The most important discovery of modern medicine is not vaccines or antibiotics, it is the randomized double-blind test, by means of which we know what works and what doesn't.
Pending SWGDOG evaluation guidelines call for one double-blind test, plus other single-blind tests, including some in which the handler knows the number of scents placed and others in which the handler does not, including one without any scents placed.
In response to the skepticism of the medical establishment, Kobayashi submitted to a double-blind test of his marker system by the National Cancer Institute in the USA.
Configuring my system for a double-blind test, my listening panel and I compared Disc A with both with both of its copies and Disc B with both of its copies.