Definition of drop-testing in US English:



  • See drop test

    • ‘To meet its own transportation and testing needs, the army constructed an airfield at Huntsville Arsenal, where the United States Army Air Forces based a detachment of bombers and other aircraft used in drop-testing munitions.’
    • ‘The P - 32 has undergone extensive drop-testing at the H. P. White labs, as well as drop tests to military specifications at the factory passing all with flying colors.’
    • ‘Now, I certainly don't recommend that you try this unless you're convinced that it won't damage whatever it is you're drop-testing; it's easy enough to do more harm than good!’
    • ‘GlobalSpec offers a variety of drop testing for engineers.’
    • ‘Drop testing determines the ability of a package to withstand the rigors of handling by people and machinery in the distribution environment.’