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Synonyms for testing

Synonyms for testing

the act of subjecting to experimental test in order to determine how well something works

an examination of the characteristics of something

the act of giving students or candidates a test (as by questions) to determine what they know or have learned

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This use of reality testing was believed to assist the parties in making informed decisions:
For fetish culture to prosper in mourning or reality testing, including their aberrant experimental forms, a certain time is needed.
His passage to knowledge in The Sixth Sense reflects the process of reality testing.
Interest in NADS stems from the fact that it will provide a virtual reality testing ground that accentuates reality.
through the sphere of suspended reality testing (creating, for example,
Through reality testing, the parties' expectations are addressed and those that are unreasonable are deflated.
In treating victims of women offenders, Mayer suggests that specific needs be addressed through therapeutic techniques such as modeling, behavioral controls, reality testing, assertiveness training and lessons on sexual vs.
Indeed, empowering patients to attempt experience their stated goals, recognizes that there are potential benefits in pursuing these "unrealistic" goals, namely the reality testing of failed experiences coupled with the possibility of patient's increased recognition of the absence of competence.
Freud has explained that this will come to pass through reality testing, but his description of reality-testing makes it seem like primarily a visual or at least sensory process.
Innovative Brainwave-Based Measurement Tool Reduces Cycle Time by More Than Half, Eliminates Need for In-Store and Virtual Reality Testing Applications
Edgewell is helping retailers meet today's marketing challenges by sharing knowledge gained through its enhanced capabilities in category development, virtual reality testing and shopper marketing, Law says.
Another legal beef: We psychiatrists are exasperated with the expanding criminalization of our patients--hapless victims of brain diseases that impair their reality testing and behavior.
Reaction to disappointment and reality testing occurs more quickly face to face," Sandberg said.
Such excursions into fantasy encourage brainstorming about creative ways to cultivate new skills, while broaching reality testing about what is possible in today's world.