Tuesday, July 12, 2011
Definitions for assay
- To examine or analyze.
- In metallurgy, to analyze (an ore, alloy, etc.) in order to determine the quantity of gold, silver, or other metal in it.
- To attempt; try.
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Citations for assay
The basic information will come from computers, but men, not machines, will assay its meaning before airing it.
He sat down on one of the park benches to assay his release, to scan the landscape of his dishonorable freedom.