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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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Table 3: Vickers hardness tests results of the Al-alloy 7075 tested specimens.
Results of Vickers hardness test showed that the pure metallic phases of each group of cermets had maximum hardness and gradually it decreased with CS content till 60 wt% in TN/CS and 50 wt% in TAV/CS and following that hardness of both cermets was foundtobeincreased till 100 wt% CS.
The popularity of this test spawned a number of test scales, including the Vickers hardness test (1921), the Rockwell test scale (conceived in 1908), and the Knoop hardness test (1939).