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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tuberculin test, tuberculin skin test(noun)

    a skin test to determine past or present infection with the tuberculosis bacterium; based on hypersensitivity of the skin to tuberculin

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Tuberculin Test

    One of several skin tests to determine past or present tuberculosis infection. A purified protein derivative of the tubercle bacilli, called tuberculin, is introduced into the skin by scratch, puncture, or interdermal injection.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tuberculin test in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tuberculin test in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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