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stress' test"




1. a test, esp. one conducted in a laboratory, to determine how much pressure, tension, wear, or the like a given product or material can withstand.
2. Med.a test of cardiovascular health made by recording heart rate, blood pressure, electrocardiogram, and other parameters while a person undergoes physical exertion.

stress-test



Pronunciation: (stres'test"), [key]
v.t.
to subject to a stress test.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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