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testingnoun [U]

us   /ˈtes·tɪŋ/
the act or practice of giving tests to measure someone's knowledge or ability: Statewide testing begins this fall.
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testingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈtestɪŋ/ us  
the process of using or trying something to see if it works, is suitable, obeys the rules, etc.: to conduct/carry out testing Once the toys reach the US, the company will conduct testing using a lead-detection device.undergo testing Products will not receive approval without undergoing adequate testing. compliance testing component/software testing Our socially responsible criteria excludes companies that conduct animal testing for cosmetic or personal care products. testing procedures/a testing program
HR the process of asking someone questions to discover what they know, if they are suitable for a job, etc.: Multiple-choice testing has not always been the most accurate assessment of candidates' abilities.
a testing ground
a place or a situation in which you can try new ideas and methods to see if they work: The UK retailer is planning to use Cite Europe as a testing ground for overseas expansion.
a place where machines, cars, etc. are tested to see if they work correctly: The airfield is a testing ground for the aircraft.
(Definition of testing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “testing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 困难的,棘手的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 困難的,棘手的…
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