test object

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test ob·ject

1. an object having very fine surface markings, mounted on a slide, used to determine the defining power of the objective lens of a microscope;
2. the target in measurement of the visual field.
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When we examined transfer of counting behavior to novel test objects of different sizes, shapes, and colors, compared with training objects, we expected that rats would show reliable transfer of discrimination to novel test stimuli if they could learn numerical concepts at an abstract level like primates and avians.
Now, this new HELIOT 904D4 model with 500/600 (50 Hz/60 Hz) L/min roughing pump has been added to fulfill the requirement to test even very-large volume test objects.
Toxicity index was -119%, which indicates a significant stimulation of swimming activity of the test object with the addition of esfenvalerate at low exposure time (30 min.
What distinguishes these proposals from experiments that have actually been carried out in Earth-based laboratories is that the test objects were to be allowed to fall freely back and forth between extremities inside a source mass the whole time.
The materials needed are relatively simple: the test object (food), a clipboard for recording data, a stopwatch or wristwatch, three containers of uniform size and color, and one container small enough to fit inside the others.
Robot motions are regularly adjusted in relation to wear on the test object.
In contemporary terminology he used in his experiments both crossed and parallel plane polariscopes, turning the test object between the polarizing devices.
Hackradt is an expert in nondestructive testing, commonly referred to as NDT, which is industrial testing that does not destroy the test object.
Any test object may be reused and easily combined with others to rapidly produce powerful test suites.
It is supplied with a standard test object to verify detection performance.
The next test, which has not yet been scheduled, will feature a 72,000-pound test object, the expected weight of a live QuickReach rocket, said Debra Facktor Lepore, president of AirLaunch LLC.
One investigator buried the test object on a day when the other was not present.