Brinell Hardness Test

Business / Machine Shop / Brinell Hardness Test: A common testing method using a ball penetrator. The diameter of the indentation is converted to units of Brinell hardness number (BHN).

Other Words for Test

Test Noun Synonyms: trial, examination, exam, proof, evaluation, assay, check, check-up, investigation, study, analysis
MORE

Projective Tests

Science / Psychiatry / Projective Tests: Psychological diagnostic tests in which the test material is unstructured so that any response will reflect a projection of some aspect of the subjects underlying personality and psychopathology MORE

Proxy Contest

Business / Finance / Proxy Contest: A battle for the control of a firm in which a dissident group seeks, from the firm's other shareholders, the right to vote those shareholders' shares in favor of the dissident group's slate of directo MORE

Prenatal Testing

Science / Biology / Prenatal Testing: Testing to detect the presence of a genetic disorder in an embryo or fetus; commonly done by amniocentesis or chorionic villi sampling. MORE

Preliminary Scholastic Assessment Test (PSAT)

Life Style / College / Preliminary Scholastic Assessment Test (PSAT): A practice test for the SAT. This is usually taken in grade 10 or 11 and it gives students an idea of how they will perform on the SAT. MORE

Preadmission Testing

Health / Health Insurance / Preadmission Testing: Medical tests that are completed for an individual prior to being admitted to a hospital or inpatient health care facility. MORE

Psychological Test

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Psychological Test: A written, visual or verbal assessment administered to determine cognitive and emotional skills. MORE

Links
Home
Glossary
Thesaurus