litmus test


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litmus test

n.
A test for chemical acidity or basicity using litmus paper.
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The paper, "When the Destination is Retirement: A Way to Keep Investors' Plans on Track," written by Noelle Fox, senior investment and product analyst at The Principal, is intended to help financial professionals use the litmus test to its fullest capacity.
Cathie: You mean the Norris-Soloway Mobile Litmus Test.
The real litmus test would be to reach out to the common man.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- One of the senior aides of the Iranian President on Wednesday said that Iran views its talks with the Group 5+1 (the five permanent UN Security Council members plus Germany) as a litmus test of the West's good will and honesty.
Investors viewed the IPO as a crucial litmus test to determine whether other hedge funds will follow Fortress onto the stock market.
Perhaps nothing better exemplified the district than 7 World Trade Center, whose leasing success many considered a litmus test for the long-term prospects of the district and the need for the millions of squaree feet of new office space planned at the WTC site.
revenue be spent on development in Mexico versus protecting our national borders, is a pretty telling litmus test of what passes for diplomacy out of Mexico.
In this endeavor, the litmus test for all religions "is whether they are, at base, life-affirming or agencies of death" (p.
When it comes to Italian restaurants, or any Mediterranean ones for that matter, I have my own litmus test ( a fixed variable that enables me to judge each one I go to equally.
The litmus test should prove a useful deterrent to youngsters drinking in public and causing problems as a result.