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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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The sensitivities of Phalen's wrist flexion tests and Tinel's percussion tests vaiy from 44% to 75% with specificities of 70% to 100%.
These tests have been described as the percussion test with auscultation, (36) the percussion test without auscultation (35,37,38,39,40) the tuning fork test with auscultation (35,40,41) the tuning fork test without auscultation (39,40,42) the compression test (35,37,39,40) and the distraction test.