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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 a double test for detecting occult blood a sensitive guaiac test is combined with a quantitative immunological human haemoglobin test (Fecatwin-S/FECA-EIA)[13].
In this case, a guaiac test was negative for occult gastrointestinal bleeding, and assessment of the rinse back indicated that the dialyzer appeared to rinse well.
They would much rather see patients follow American Cancer Society guidelines: For those over 40 years of age, an annual digital exam; for those over 50, add an annual stool guaiac test plus sigmoidoscopy once a year for two years, then once every third year.
Rectal examination was normal and a guaiac test was negative.
with a modified guaiac test - a screening examination in 6000