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noun

the paper bearing a student's answers on an examination.
Chemistry. paper impregnated with a reagent, as litmus, that changes color when acted upon by certain substances.

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Origin of test paper

First recorded in 1820–30
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test paper

noun

chem paper impregnated with an indicator for use in chemical testsSee also litmus
British education
  1. the question sheet of a test
  2. the paper completed by a test candidate
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