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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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Therefore this study was done to evaluate the efficacy of cefoxitin disk diffusion test to detect mecA gene mediated oxacillin resistance in CoNS clinical isolates.
When these 32 isolates were tested for MBL production by IMP +EDTA Combined disk diffusion test, 29 (90.
pneumoniae isolates were shown to produce ESBLs as investigated by disk diffusion test.
Clindamycin resistance may need to be induced, so a special disk diffusion test can be performed.
If a batch of medium does not support adequate growth of a test organism, zones obtained in a disk diffusion test will usually be larger than expected and may exceed the acceptable quality control limits.
pylori a disk diffusion test was performed with all EPs 7630 extract concentrations as used in the adhesion tests.
Of the erythromycin-resistant isolates, eight (32%) showed characteristics of inducible resistance by the disk diffusion test.