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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

blood′ test`(n.)

  1. a test of blood sample, as to determine blood group, presence of infection or other pathology, or parentage.

    Category: Medicine

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blood test(noun)

    a serologic analysis of a sample of blood

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. blood test(noun)ˈblʌdˌstrim

    a scientific examination of blood

    to have a blood test


  1. blood test(Noun)

    A serologic analysis of a sample of blood; a test in which blood is removed from a subject and analyzed to determine the presence or levels of any of a variety of substances which indicate whether the subject has health problems.

  2. blood test(Noun)

    An analysis of blood performed on two subjects to determine whether they are biologically related, such as a paternity test.


  1. Blood test

    A blood test is a laboratory analysis performed on a blood sample that is usually extracted from a vein in the arm using a needle, or via fingerprick. Blood tests are used to determine physiological and biochemical states, such as disease, mineral content, drug effectiveness, and organ function. They are also used in drug tests.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

blood test(noun)

an analysis of a patient's blood to find out if he/she has any diseases. etc.

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