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The old Guiacum test was very clumsy and uncertain.
He would certainly have been hung had this test been in existence.
Give us that which we have sought so long--the test of truth.
And if thou didst, and if the stone should resist so silly a test, that would add nothing to its value or reputation; and if it were broken, as it might be, would not all be lost?
I am an aspirant to membership in the palace guard," I said, "and from yonder window in the tower where I was confined awaiting the final test for fitness I saw this brute attack the this woman.
As for me, I am an inveterate opponent of socialism just as I am an inveterate opponent of your own mongrel democracy that is nothing else than pseudo-socialism masquerading under a garb of words that will not stand the test of the dictionary.
Will you accredit one or more of your own number to go out as your representatives and test my statement in your name?
Summerlee serve on such a committee and test his story in person?
Lecount had succeeded in imposing on Miss Garth; and would, in any event, still declare, on the evidence of his own eyes, that the test by the marks on the neck had utterly failed.
Lecount will try the credibility of everything you say to her by one test -- the test of your communicating, or not, with this house.
In short, the cost of an article of furniture has at length come to be, with us, nearly the sole test of its merit in a decorative point of view - and this test, once established, has led the way to many analogous errors, readily traceable to the one primitive folly.
Tests taken in conjunction with the survey revealed that 10% of these men were infected; more than half of HIV-positive men had not been tested in the last year.
Tests are conducted using established test methods to generate data.
soldiers around the world take a new piece of gear to the field, either wearing it, driving it, or firing it, the Operational Test Command at Fort Hood tests it to make sure it meets Army standards and can be used in the field functionally by the everyday soldier.
Manual and automated tests include performance testing, stress and load testing, functional testing, torture testing and interoperability testing.