tested

adjective test·ed \ ˈte-stəd \
Updated on: 25 Apr 2018

Definition of tested

: subjected to or qualified through testing often used in combination
  • time-tested principles

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First Known Use of tested

1748

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tested

adjective

medical Definition of tested

: subjected to test; especially : pronounced free of disease as a result of testing
  • tuberculin-tested cattle


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