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assay
used in As You Like It

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Definition
analysis or the results of an analysis — especially to determine the quantity of an ore (such as gold)  in rock or of a chemical substance such as a protein in a tumor
  • But, cousin, what if we assay'd to steal The clownish fool out of your father's court?
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — A Room in the Palace (94% in)

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