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English definition of “breath test”

breath test

noun [C] /ˈbreθ ˌtest/
a test in which the police ask a driver to blow into a special device to show whether the driver has drunk too much alcohol to drive
(Definition of breath test from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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