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pretest

  1. a trial launch of a product to a sample group of consumers to test the product's operational efficiency and consumer acceptability. See NEW-PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT.
  2. see ADVERTISING EFFECTIVENESS TEST.
  3. see QUALITY CONTROL.
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With this pretested solution, HPE and NI are helping our customers to reduce their integration risks.
In 2001, TIC Gums added TIC Pretested TICorganic[R] organic certified gum arabic spray dry to its product lines, while this year it added organic certified locust bean gum.
00 Table 3: Two-Way ANOVA Summary of Results for Pretested/Not Pretested and Treated/Non-Treated Groups Source of Variability SS df MS F Sig.
The Pretested Colloid 10002-95 powder is a blend of hydrocolloids and salts that work together to form a strong gel.
In addition to high internal validity for testing the effect of the intervention, this design also allows an examination of external validity by determining whether the effect of the intervention is different among subjects who have and have not been pretested (Campbell & Stanley, 1963).
Children in all three samples of the camp program were individually pretested on the second day of camp during one of their individual sessions.
All sixth grade students with parental consent were pretested in fall 1989, and posttested in spring of sixth (1990), seventh (1991), and eighth grades (1992).
One approach used successfully by this writer is to first carefully define the nature of the scenario to be explored, develop a one-page written draft of an example scenario to use with the group (making sure it is pretested and revised before use), and identifying appropriate topics and questions that need to be explored.
There are from time to time questions on these exams that are being pretested.
The program pretested best-of-breed software, hardware, services and support for network connectivity in a data center infrastructure implementation based on the Windows 2000 Server platform.
The 40 lowest achieving students in each of first and second grade were pretested and two tutors at each school designated to participate in the study.
The chapter on salad dressings and marinades, meanwhile, includes a Caesar dressing made with TIC Pretested Ticaloid[R] 310, while an Alfredo sauce featuring TIC Pretested Caragum 200 is a highlight of the sauces section.