Definition of assay

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • assay is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 8
  • assay is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 8
  • assay is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 7

Definition of assay


  • an appraisal of the state of affairs (noun)

    Examples

    1. they made an assay of the contents

    Synonyms

    1. check
  • make an effort or attempt (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. attempt
    2. essay
    3. seek
    4. try
  • analyze (chemical substances) (verb)
  • a quantitative or qualitative test of a substance (especially an ore or a drug) to determine its components; frequently used to test for the presence or concentration of infectious agents or antibodies etc. (noun)
  • a substance that is undergoing an analysis of its components (noun)
  • a written report of the results of an analysis of the composition of some substance (noun)

See definition of assay in Merriam Webster

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