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Engelsk navneord: assay

1. assay (om erkendelse) an appraisal of the state of affairs


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey made an assay of the contents.
A check on its dependability under stress.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)check


Mindre specifikke termerappraisal, assessment


Mere specifikke termerApgar score, countercheck, double check, paternity test, stress test

2. assay (om masse el. substans) a substance that is undergoing an analysis of its components


Mindre specifikke termersubstance

3. assay (om kommunikation) a written report of the results of an analysis of the composition of some substance


Mindre specifikke termerreport, study, written report

4. assay (om handling) a quantitative or qualitative test of a substance (especially an ore or a drug) to determine its components; frequently used to test for the presence or concentration of infectious agents or antibodies etc.


Mindre specifikke termerrun, test, trial


Mere specifikke termerbio-assay, bioassay, diagnostic assay, diagnostic test, ELISA, enzyme-linked-immunosorbent serologic assay, immunohistochemistry


Engelsk udsagnsord: assay

1. assay (om erkendelse) analyze (chemical substances)


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeranalyse, analyze, canvas, canvass, examine, study


Mere specifikke termerbioassay

2. assay (om adfærd) make an effort or attempt


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe tried to shake off his fears.
The infant had essayed a few wobbly steps.
The police attempted to stop the thief.
He sought to improve himself.
She always seeks to do good in the world.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey assay to move


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)attempt, essay, seek, try


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE


Mindre specifikke termeract, move


Mere specifikke termeradventure, chance, endeavor, endeavour, fight, gamble, give it a try, give it a try, give it a whirl, grope, have a go, hazard, lay on the line, pick up the gauntlet, put on the line, risk, risk, run a risk, strive, struggle, take a chance, take a dare, take chances









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