test match

noun

Definition of test match

1 :any of a series of championship cricket matches played between teams representing Australia and England
2 :a championship game or series (as of cricket) played between teams representing different countries

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First Known Use of test match

1862


TEST MATCH Defined for English Language Learners

test match

noun

Definition of test match for English Language Learners

  • sports : a game or series of games of cricket or rugby played by teams from different countries


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