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1. assay

noun. ['ˈæsi'] an appraisal of the state of affairs.

Synonyms

  • paternity test
  • check
  • Apgar score
  • assessment
  • appraisal
  • double check
  • stress test

Antonyms

  • overact
  • underact
  • fail
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • assaier (Anglo-Norman)

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Example sentences of the word assay


1. Verb, base form
You might also want to assay and insure your gold.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
1:16 assay at my blog mind of a curvy girl

3. Noun, singular or mass
In many cases, the assay service also buys and refines gold, so this may be very simple.

4. Adjective
Buyers will want to see an assay report before purchasing your gold dust.

2. bio-assay

noun. appraisal of the biological activity of a substance by testing its effect on an organism and comparing the result with some agreed standard.

Synonyms

  • immunoassay
  • assay
  • pregnancy test
  • bioassay

3. assay-mark

noun. a mark on an article of trade to indicate its origin and authenticity.

Synonyms

  • marker
  • marking
  • authentication
  • mark

Antonyms

  • detach
  • add
  • ignore
  • take away

4. assay

verb. ['ˈæsi'] analyze (chemical substances).

Synonyms

  • examine
  • analyse
  • study
  • canvas
  • bioassay
  • canvass

Antonyms

  • fall
  • ascend
  • go
  • rise

Etymology

  • assaier (Anglo-Norman)

5. assay

noun. ['ˈæsi'] a quantitative or qualitative test of a substance (especially an ore or a drug) to determine its components; frequently used to test for the presence or concentration of infectious agents or antibodies etc..

Synonyms

  • immunohistochemistry
  • enzyme-linked-immunosorbent serologic assay
  • trial
  • bio-assay
  • diagnostic test
  • ELISA
  • bioassay
  • test
  • diagnostic assay

Antonyms

  • defend
  • behave
  • discontinue
  • activity

Etymology

  • assaier (Anglo-Norman)

6. assay

noun. ['ˈæsi'] a written report of the results of an analysis of the composition of some substance.

Synonyms

  • study
  • report

Antonyms

  • best
  • descend
  • linger

Etymology

  • assaier (Anglo-Norman)

7. assay

verb. ['ˈæsi'] make an effort or attempt.

Synonyms

  • grope
  • give it a whirl
  • pick up the gauntlet
  • take chances
  • strive
  • act
  • seek
  • essay
  • gamble
  • attempt
  • give it a try
  • move
  • lay on the line
  • take a dare
  • chance
  • hazard
  • have a go
  • take a chance
  • endeavour
  • risk
  • endeavor
  • try
  • run a risk
  • put on the line
  • fight
  • adventure

Antonyms

  • precede
  • advance
  • rush
  • converge

Etymology

  • assaier (Anglo-Norman)

8. assay

noun. ['ˈæsi'] a substance that is undergoing an analysis of its components.

Antonyms

  • ride

Etymology

  • assaier (Anglo-Norman)
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