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Draize test

[dreyz] /dreɪz/
noun, Pharmacology
a test assessing the potential of drugs, chemicals, cosmetics, and other commercial products to produce irritation, pain, or damage to the human eye by studying its effect on a rabbit's eye.
Origin of Draize test
1975-80; after John H. Draize (born 1900), U.S. pharmacologist, who devised it Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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