definitive test

The tests and procedures necessary to definitively establish to a high level of certainty the presence or absence of a particular disease in an individual
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definitive test

NIHspeak A test that generates adequate data to determine the particular hazard of a substance without additional testing; a test upon which decisions regarding safety can be made
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