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test match

n.
A match in cricket or Rugby played by all-star teams from different countries.

test match

n
(General Sporting Terms) (in various sports, esp cricket) an international match, esp one of a series
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Noun1.test match - an international championship matchtest match - an international championship match
match - a formal contest in which two or more persons or teams compete
Translations
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test match

n (Cricket, Rugby) → partita internazionale

test

(test) noun
1. a set of questions or exercises intended to find out a person's ability, knowledge etc; a short examination. an arithmetic/driving test.
2. something done to find out whether a thing is good, strong, efficient etc. a blood test.
3. an event, situation etc that shows how good or bad something is. a test of his courage.
4. a way to find out if something exists or is present. a test for radioactivity.
5. a test match.
verb
to carry out a test or tests on (someone or something). The students were tested on their French; They tested the new aircraft.
test match
in cricket, (one of) a series of matches between teams from two countries.
test pilot
a pilot who tests new aircraft.
ˈtest-tube noun
a glass tube closed at one end, used in chemical tests or experiments.
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