pretest

noun pre·test \ ˈprē-ˌtest \

Definition of pretest

:a preliminary test: such as
a :a test of the effectiveness or safety of a product prior to its sale
b :a test to evaluate the preparedness of students for further studies

pretest

play \(ˌ)prē-ˈtest\ transitive verb

First Known Use of pretest

1923


Medical Dictionary

1

pretest

noun pre·test \ ˈprē-ˌtest \

medical Definition of pretest

:a preliminary test; especially :a test of the effectiveness or safety of a product (as a drug) prior to its sale

2

pretest

transitive verb pre·test \ ˌprē-ˈtest \

medical Definition of pretest

:to subject to a pretest
  • pretested drugs
intransitive verb
:to perform a pretest

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