Take measures to check the quality, performance, or reliability of (something), esp. before putting it into widespread use or practice
this range has not been tested on animals
the testing and developing of prototypes
a useful way to test out ideas before implementation
Reveal the strengths or capabilities of (someone or something) by putting them under strain
such behavior would severely test any marriage
Give (someone) a short written or oral examination of their proficiency or knowledge
all children are tested at eleven
Judge or measure (someone's proficiency or knowledge) by means of such an examination
Carry out a medical test on (a person, a part of the body, or a body fluid)
Produce a specified result in a medical test, esp. a drug test or AIDS test
he tested positive for steroids during the race
Examine (a substance) by means of a reagent
Touch or taste (something) to check that it is acceptable before proceeding further
she tested the water with the tip of her elbow
The shell or integument of some invertebrates and protozoans, esp. the chalky shell of a foraminiferan or the tough outer layer of a tunicate
put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to; "This approach has been tried with good results"; "Test this recipe"
trial: trying something to find out about it; "a sample for ten days free trial"; "a trial of progesterone failed to relieve the pain"
any standardized procedure for measuring sensitivity or memory or intelligence or aptitude or personality etc; "the test was standardized on a large sample of students"
screen: test or examine for the presence of disease or infection; "screen the blood for the HIV virus"
examination: a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge; "when the test was stolen the professor had to make a new set of questions"
quiz: examine someone's knowledge of something; "The teacher tests us every week"; "We got quizzed on French irregular verbs"
The name test is reserved by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) in RFC 2606 (June 1999) as a domain name that is not intended to be installed as a top-level domain (TLD) in the global Domain Name System (DNS) of the Internet for production use. ...
A test or an examination (or "exam") is an assessment intended to measure a test-taker's knowledge, skill, aptitude, physical fitness, or classification in many other topics (e.g., beliefs). ...
A test is a term used to refer to the shell of sea urchins, and also the shell of certain microorganisms, such as testate foraminifera and testate amoebae.
Test cricket is the longest form of the sport of cricket. Test matches are played between national representative teams with "Test status", as determined by the International Cricket Council (ICC), with four innings played between two teams of 11 players over a period of up to a maximum five ...
Test is a free jazz cooperative.
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(sometimes test) a Test match
A challenge; An examination, given often during the academic term; A session in which a product or piece of equipment is examined under everyday or extreme conditions to evaluate its durability, etc; (normally “Test”) A Test match; The external calciferous shell, or endoskeleton, of an ...
(3.3.33 Tested) Verification of compliance with test requirements as specified in this standard.
(Tested) A metal that has been acid tested to ascertain that it is gold or silver, etc., and if such further tested to give a near accurate assessment of gold content or silver content.
(Tested) Every change must be tested in a safe test environment, which closely reflects the actual production environment, before the change is applied to the production environment. The backout plan must also be tested.
(Tested) Michael Moesslang has tested every recommendation in more than 1000 keynote speeches
(Testing) When each new well is completed, a series of tests are run on the well. The various tests are used to estimate the daily deliverability, payout, and reserves.
(testing) Running infomercials or spots on a limited basis prior to national rollout to evaluate the appeal of the product, the offer, the show content or the media strategy.
(Testing) (Alpha and Beta) – Testing of applications, processes and procedures is a key element in the development of any tool. To be an effective tester you must have the ability to analyze the purpose of the tool or process, what its correct function should be and what its current function is.
(Testing) The process of exercising software to verify that it satisfies specified requirements and to detect errors.
(Testing) as we have already seen, the implementation process program (or part of the program) with the intention (or goal) to find errors.
"Fair housing testing" refers to the use of individuals who pose as prospective buyers or renters of real estate for the purpose of gathering information that may indicate whether a housing provider is complying with fair housing laws. ...
(4) Testing) Test the results, ping the site from using a beacon in the nebula, use a search engine to determine how close to the center of the keywords your site has become. ...