Definitions and translations for "assay"

Definition of assay

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Noun
1. Trial, attempt, essay.
2. Examination and determination; test.
3. The qualitative or quantitative chemical analysis of something.
4. Trial by danger or by affliction; adventure; risk; hardship; state of being tried.
5. Tested purity or value.
6. The act or process of ascertaining the proportion of a particular metal in an ore or alloy; especially, the determination of the proportion of gold or silver in bullion or coin.
7. The alloy or metal to be assayed.
Verb
8. To attempt (something).
9. To try, attempt (to do something).
10. To analyze or estimate the composition or value of (a metal, ore etc.).
11. To test the abilities of (someone) in combat; to fight.
12. To affect.
13. To try tasting, as food or drink.
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English - English - assay

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n. testing of an ore or alloy to determine the amount of metal contained in it
v. test, examine; try; attempt

English - Spanish - assay

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s. prueba, aquilatamiento; ensayo, ensaye, experimento
v. ensayar,analizar, aquilatar, hacer prueba ; tentar, intentar; gustar, probar

English - French - assay

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n. essai (d'un métal précieux)
v. tester; axaminer; essayer (un métal); essayer, tenter

English - German - assay

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n. Metalltest
v. untersuchen, prüfen; versuchen, proben

English - Indonesian - assay

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n. ujian kadar logam, pengujian kadar logam
v. menguji kadar logam

English - Italian - assay

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s. analisi, assaggio di metalli; tentativo, prova ardua
v. analizzare, saggiare (la purezza di un metallo); provare, tentare

English - Polish - assay

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n. probierstwo, próba metalu, analiza
v. kupelować, próbować, analizować

English - Portuguese - assay

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s. análise, exame
v. examinar, analisar; experimentar

English - Romanian - assay

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n. probă, test
v. încerca, testa, analiza

English - Russian - assay

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с. испытание, проверка, проба, опробование, анализ
г. испытывать, опробовать, проводить количественный анализ

English - Turkish - assay

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f. ayarını belirlemek, ayarlamak, denemek, kalkışmak; değerli maden içermek
i. tahlil, deneme; ayar belirleme

English - Ukrainian - assay

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n. випробування, перевірка, проба металів, зразок, спроба
v. аналіз: проводити аналіз, пробувати, намагатися
a. пробірний

German - English - assay

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v. test, examine; try; attempt

English - Dutch - assay

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zn. toets
ww. toetsen, keuren; proberen; de moed pakken

English - Greek - assay

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ουσ. χημική δοκιμή
ρήμ. αναλύω, δοκιμάζω

English - Arabic - assay

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‏فحص نقاوة المعدن، تجربة، محاولة، فحص‏
‏فحص، حاول‏

English - Chinese - assay

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(名) 化验, 分析
(动) 尝试, 化验, 分析; 被验明成分

English - Chinese - assay

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(名) 化驗, 分析
(動) 嘗試, 化驗, 分析; 被驗明成分

English - Hindi - assay

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n. चात्त्च, परख
v. प्रयत्न करना

English - Japanese - assay

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(動) 分析する; 試みる
(名) 分析試験; 試金

English - Korean - assay

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명. 시험
동. 시금하다, 시도하다, 평가하다, 분석의 결과 함유함을 나타내다, 분석의 결과 얼마를 함유함을 나타내다

English - Vietnamese - assay

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n. sự phân tích, vật đem phân tích thí nghiệm, sự làm thử
v. phân tích thí nghiệm, thử làm việc gì
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Synonyms for assay
test: check, experiment, examination, trial run, procedure, proof
Verb forms for assay
Present participle: assaying
Present: assay (3.person: assays)
Past: assayed
Future: will assay
Present conditional: would assay
Present Perfect: have assayed (3.person: has assayed)
Past Perfect: had assayed
Future Perfect: will have assayed
Past conditional: would have assayed