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- noun A
testin which a person is exposed to flames in order to assesshis/her truthfulness, commitment, courage, etc.
- noun A situation in which a soldier or other
combatantfaces the dischargeof opposing weapons, as a test of his or her fortitude.
- noun idiomatic, by extension Any
ordealwhich tests one's strength, endurance, or resolve.
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