Definition of bench test in English:

bench test

Syllabification: bench test
chiefly Computing


  • A test carried out on a machine, a component, or software before it is released for use, to ensure that it works properly.
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    • The finer images also enable researchers to more accurately model and predict the behavior of materials on computers before time-consuming and expensive bench tests are conducted.
    • Each engine is assembled crankshaft to harness by an individual technician, who then bench tests it and affixes his personally signed plaque to it.
    • Tests EPG conducts consist of bench tests, lab tests, field tests, and large-scale, geographically distributed SOS tests.


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  • 1Run a bench test on (something): they are offering you the chance to bench-test their applications
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    • I took the old starter to Autozone and they bench tested it.
    • Do you know if they bench tested the transmission?
  • 1.1 [no object] Give particular results during a bench test: it bench-tests two times faster than the previous version

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