blood test


blood test

noun

: a test of the blood especially to learn if a person has any diseases or conditions (such as AIDS or high cholesterol)

Full Definition of BLOOD TEST

:  a test of the blood; especially :  a serologic test for the presence of substances indicative of disease (as syphilis) or disease-causing agents (as HIV)

Examples of BLOOD TEST

  1. He had a blood test, and the doctor who did it said his cholesterol was too high.

First Known Use of BLOOD TEST

1912

blood test

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BLOOD TEST

: a test of the blood (as a serological test for syphilis)

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