[situation, period, time] difficile
→ The most testing time is undoubtedly in the early months of your return to work.
→ The papers in maths and English are very testing.
[+product, machine, vehicle] (gen)
essais mpl , (for quality control)
(for drugs, alcohol)
[+blood, urine] analyses fpl
→ mandatory testing of blood, organ, and tissue donors is currently in place in the United States
→ Swabs from the children have been taken for testing, which could take a week or two.
examens m , (for cancer, AIDS, particular disease)
HIV testing dépistage m du VIH
→ the licensing of an American kit for HIV testing
[+students, pupils] évaluation f
n expérimentation f animale
n tests mpl ADN
→ They took samples from his hair for DNA testing.
n tests mpl psychométriques
→ Psychometric testing is simply a way of measuring people's individual talents and capabilities.
n banc m d'essai