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testing

1. The act of testing or proving; trial; proof.

2. (Science: chemistry) The operation of refining gold or silver in a test, or cupel; cupellation.

(Science: engineering) Testing machine, a machine used in the determination of the strength of materials, as iron, stone, etc, and their behavior under strains of various kinds, as elongation, bending, crushing, etc.


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by vacuuum
Tue Jan 20, 2015 9:08 pm
 
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Topic: History of NIH DNA policies
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by saddy51
Sun Jan 04, 2015 10:39 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post
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Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Biomerieux API anaerobe testing kit
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Forum: Cell Biology
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