- drop test
: an instance of drop-testing
* * *drop test noun (engineering)A test of reliability done by dropping the item or component to be tested• • •Main Entry: ↑drop
* * *drop test,a test of the strength of an object or piece of equipment by dropping it from a height or by dropping something weighty on it: »
During the first drop test…the vehicle failed to level out after the initial pitch-over (Science News).drop-test «DROP TEHST», transitive verb.to put to a drop test: »
Small-scale models [of a boat dropped from a spacecraft] have been repeatedly drop-tested in laboratory experiments (Time).
* * *n. a test of the strength of an object, in which it is dropped under standard conditions or a set weight is dropped on it from a given heightDerivatives:drop-testing n.
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