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The acid test will come when Relativity attempts to reach orbit.

Their biggest advantage is they provide results in 20 minutes or less, opposed to the nucleic acid tests, where one goes to a clinic or hospital to get swabbed and then waits 24 hours or more for the results.

That represents a 40% drop on 2019 figures, and a new rule requires travelers to present a negative nucleic acid test upon arrival at their hometowns.

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In his new book Acid Test, author Tom Shroder tells the story of Nick, a veteran haunted by PTSD.

“The issue we have now is the critical acid test for our relationship,” Faily said.

The debt ceiling vote will be something close to an acid test that this budget deal represents a cease fire in the budget wars.

It may be painful, but this is an acid test for Republicans.

It was an acid test of his sanity and he knew as he worked that his reasoning faculties at least had suffered no impairment.

It is the crystallizer of character, the acid test of friendship, the final seal set upon enmity.

The acid test is conducted as with milk (see Chapter II) except the starter must be rinsed out of the pipette with pure water.

The physical properties and acid test are closely correlated with the presence of the desired organisms.

Few Brick cheese-makers use an acid test or a starter but these precautions would improve the product of many factories.


On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to acid test, such as: analysis, conclusive test, crucial test, decisive test, definitive test, and experiment.

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