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Test

Definition of test:

part of speech: noun

A pot in which metals are tried and refined: any critical trial: means of trial: ( chem.) anything used to distinguish substances or detect their presence, a reagent: standard: proof: distinction.

part of speech: noun

A vessel in which metals are assayed; any critical trial; standard; proof.

part of speech: verb

To put to the proof; to try to find a particular substance in; as, to test rice for starch; to compare with a standard.

part of speech: noun

Tester.

part of speech: noun

Proof; a close examination or a decisive trial; as, he stood the test; means of proving strength or worth; in chemistry, an experiment for discovering the presence of any substance in a compound.

part of speech: noun

The shell or hardened outer covering of Crustaceans and other invertebrates.

part of speech: verb

To put to proof; try by a standard.

part of speech: verb

To put to proof: to examine critically.

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