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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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A second surrogate test was performed at Fette's factory in Schwarzenbek, Germany, again with a 2090i WlP Tablet Press, and now with isolators manufactured by Fette themselves.
DBM or representative finished implant is either assayed in vivo in the modified athymic nude rat for bone formation or in vitro for endogenous BMP-2 as a surrogate test marker for osteoinductive potential.
With the advent of the present AIDS test (called ELISA, for enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay) in March 1985, Engleman went back to see how well his surrogate test had worked.
senior director of research for CardioDx, will deliver an oral presentation entitled "Exploration of a Whole Blood Gene Expression-Based Surrogate Test for Smoking Status.