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written after (distinguished from ). an adscript character. Compare (def 11), (def 12). Historical Examples adscript, ad′skript, adj. written after: attached to the soil, of feudal serfs—in this sense also used as a noun. Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various
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- Adson’s test
adson’s test Adson’s test Ad·son’s test (ād’sənz) n. A test for thoracic outlet syndrome in which the patient is seated and with the head extended and turned to the side of the lesion, breathes deeply; a diminution or loss of radial pulse on the affected side is indicative of the syndrome.