field test

(redirected from field-tested)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

field test

(fēld test)
An evaluation of physical fitness performed outside the laboratory environment that can be easily administered to large numbers of subjects with little or no equipment (e.g., 6-minute walk test, 1.5-mile run test, step test).
References in periodicals archive ?
Prior to military stockpiling, vaccines and other "defensive' biological weapons are tested in a group of human volunteers at MRIID and then field-tested, according to Huxsoll.
Breakthrough Product, Extensively Field-Tested as Bottleneck Solution, To be Installed by Xcel Energy in First Application -
The university proposes to test the same organism that was about to be field-tested by Advanced Genetic Sciences of Oakland, Calif.
Marketing efforts have been extensive in Asia, accumulating over 200 million field-tested miles.

Full browser ?