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road test

a test to ensure that a vehicle is roadworthy, esp after repair or servicing, by driving it on roads
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

road test

[′rōd ‚test]
(engineering)
A motor-vehicle test conducted on the highway or on a chassis dynamometer to determine the performance of fuels or lubricants or the performance of the vehicle.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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