Test

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See also: test, TEST, and țest

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

Test (plural Tests)

  1. (cricket) (sometimes test) a Test match

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Test

  1. A river in Hampshire, England, which empties into the Solent near Southampton.

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German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology 1[edit]

From English test, from Old French test (pot; melting pot, especially one in which metals were tried), from Latin testum (pot). Compare etymology 2 below. The development from “melting pot” to “procedure of testing metals” also happened natively in earlier German, but the further generalisation is exclusively English.

Noun[edit]

Test m (genitive Tests or Testes, plural Tests or Teste, diminutive Testchen n)

  1. test
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  • The commoner plural is Tests. The form Teste is chiefly colloquial.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle High German test (melting pot), from Old French test, from Latin testum.

Noun[edit]

Test m (genitive Testes, plural Teste)

  1. (obsolete) melting pot
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Further reading[edit]

  • Test in Duden online