Assay - Crossword Clue

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EXAMINE
TEST
TRY
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EXAMINE
  1. observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect; "The customs agent examined the baggage"; "I must see your passport before you can enter the country"
  2. put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to; "This approach has been tried with good results"; "Test this recipe"
  3. consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning; "analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare"; "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial"; "analyze your real motives"
  4. question closely
  5. question or examine thoroughly and closely
TEST
  1. test or examine for the presence of disease or infection; "screen the blood for the HIV virus"
  2. show a certain characteristic when tested; "He tested positive for HIV"
  3. the act of testing something; "in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately"; "he called each flip of the coin a new trial"
  4. the act of undergoing testing; "he survived the great test of battle"; "candidates must compete in a trial of skill"
  5. undergo a test; "She doesn't test well"
  6. any standardized procedure for measuring sensitivity or memory or intelligence or aptitude or personality etc; "the test was standardized on a large sample of students"
  7. examine someone's knowledge of something; "The teacher tests us every week"; "We got quizzed on French irregular verbs"
  8. a hard outer covering as of some amoebas and sea urchins
  9. determine the presence or properties of (a substance)
  10. trying something to find out about
TRY
  1. put on a garment in order to see whether it fits and looks nice; "Try on this sweater to see how it looks"
  2. melt (fat or lard) in order to separate out impurities; "try the yak butter"; "render fat in a casserole"
  3. earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something; "made an effort to cover all the reading material"; "wished him luck in his endeavor"; "she gave it a good try"
  4. take a sample of; "Try these new crackers"; "Sample the regional dishes"
  5. Rugby touchdown
  6. test the limits of; "You are trying my patience!"
  7. give pain or trouble to; "I've been sorely tried by these students"
  8. examine or hear (evidence or a case) by judicial process; "The jury had heard all the evidence"; "The case will be tried in California"
  9. put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of; "The football star was tried for the murder of his wife"; "The judge tried both father and son in separate trials
Clue Database Last Updated: 21/07/2018 9:00am

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