pregnancy test


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Noun1.pregnancy test - a physiological test to determine whether a woman is pregnantpregnancy test - a physiological test to determine whether a woman is pregnant
bioassay, bio-assay - appraisal of the biological activity of a substance by testing its effect on an organism and comparing the result with some agreed standard
Friedman test, rabbit test - pregnancy test that involves injecting some of the woman's urine into an unmated female rabbit and later examining the ovaries of the rabbit; presence of corpora lutea indicates that the woman is pregnant
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pregnancy test

nSchwangerschaftsuntersuchung f, → Schwangerschaftstest m

pregnancy test

ntest m inv (di gravidanza)m inv
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