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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 odds that HIV testing was anonymous were elevated for white men; those who had no health care provider or had not discussed testing with their provider; those who had been tested at a site other than a private physician's office, a health maintenance organization or a hospital; those who had sought the test because of exposure to risk and those who had received counseling (odds ratios, 1.
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Operational Test Command's task is to conduct realistic operational testing in the areas of equipment, doctrine, force design, and training.
Using this platform, developers can test a multitude of voice and video over IP features, from call and signaling generation to simulated network packet loss, packet duplication, or delay.
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This effort to integrate testing is born out by the fact that the new AFI 99-103 (2004) is itself a compilation of the former AFI 99-101 (1996), Developmental Test and Evaluation; AFI 99-102 (1998), Operational Test and Evaluation; and AFI 99-105 (1994), Live Fire Test and Evaluation.
Issues of Bias There are huge differences in test scores between mainstream students and minority students (Valdes & Figueroa, 1996).
To help make decisions about whom to test, researchers are working to identify groups of people that are likely to have high proportions of undiagnosed HIV cases.
In addition, deploying cloned databases in a clustered test environment during the functional testing phase can actually increase the time required to perform the necessary testing.
thick are used in the test according to ASTM D732 (there is no ISO equivalent).
Traces of marijuana can be detected in urine for three or more days after a single dose, so someone who smoked a joint on Friday night could test positive on Monday morning.
The incorrect readings resulted in parts that had a high level of carbides passing through the ultrasonic test.