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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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Thompson's test: The test involves the flexion of the fingers to form a fist followed by the flexion of the wrist and finally the thumb is opposed and flexed over the fingers (Fig.
Thompson's test was negative, (5) eliminating the possibility of an Achilles rupture.