Rockwell Hardness Test

Business / Machine Shop / Rockwell Hardness Test: The most common hardness testing method. This procedure uses a minor load to prevent surface irregularities from affecting results. There are nine different Rockwell hardness tests corresponding to combinations of three penetrators and three loads.

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

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