achievement test


noun

a test designed to measure the knowledge or proficiency of an individual in something that has been learned or taught, as arithmetic or typing.

Nearby words

  1. achieve,
  2. achieved status,
  3. achievement,
  4. achievement age,
  5. achievement quotient,
  6. achiever,
  7. achilary,
  8. achill,
  9. achill island,
  10. achillea


Origin of achievement test

First recorded in 1920–25

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British Dictionary definitions for achievement test

achievement test

noun

psychol a test designed to measure the effects that learning and teaching have on individuals
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Medicine definitions for achievement test

achievement test

n.

A standardized test used to measure acquired learning.

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