breath test

noun

Definition of breath test

  1. :  a test that is used by the police to measure how much alcohol a person has drunk

Word by Word Definitions

breathplay
  1. :  air filled with a fragrance or odor

    :  a slight indication :  suggestion

    :  the faculty of breathing

testplay
  1. :  a means of testing: such as

    :  something (such as a series of questions or exercises) for measuring the skill, knowledge, intelligence, capacities, or aptitudes of an individual or group

    :  a procedure, reaction, or reagent used to identify or characterize a substance or constituent

  1. :  to put to test or proof :  try

    :  to require a doctrinal oath of

    :  to undergo a test

  1. :  of, relating to, or constituting a test

    :  subjected to, used for, or revealed by testing

  1. :  an external hard or firm covering (such as a shell) of many invertebrates (such as a foraminifer or a mollusk)


Medical Dictionary

breath test

noun

Medical Definition of breath test

  1. :  a test to detect the presence of one or more substances (such as hydrogen, carbon dioxide, or alcohol) in a person's exhaled breath

breath testing

noun

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