A.10 testing

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determination of one or more characteristics of an object of conformity assessment, according to a procedure


Note 1 to entry: The procedure can be intended to control variables within testing as a contribution to the accuracy or reliability of the results.

Note 2 to entry: The results of testing can be expressed in terms of specified units or objective comparison with agreed references.

Note 3 to entry: The output of testing can include comments (e.g. opinions and interpretations) about the test results and fulfilment of specified requirements.

Note 4 to entry: Additional information on the concepts of testing and inspection is given in A.3.4 [ISO/IEC 17000:2020, Annex A].

[ISO/IEC 17000:2020, 6.2]

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