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Definition of Testa

Testa
Test Test, Testa Tes"ta, n.; pl. E. Tests, L. Test[ae]. [L. testa a piece of burned clay, a broken piece of earthenware, a shell. See Test a cupel.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) The external hard or firm covering of many invertebrate animals. Note: The test of crustaceans and insects is composed largely of chitin; in mollusks it is composed chiefly of calcium carbonate, and is called the shell. 2. (Bot.) The outer integument of a seed; the episperm, or spermoderm.

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- Testa may refer to: Testa (botany), a term to qualify the seed coat Testa (surname) Testa, Hurwitz & Thibeault, a former Boston law firm 11667 Testa, a...
- Charles A. Testa (born 1956) is an American taxidermist and owner of Ojai Valley Taxidermy in California. A commercial for Testa's business created by...
- template Infobox criminal is being considered for merging. › Philip Charles Testa (April 21, 1924 – March 15, 1981), also known as "The Chicken Man", was...
- Infobox criminal is being considered for merging. › Salvatore "Salvie" Testa (March 31, 1956 - September 14, 1984), nicknamed The Crowned Prince of the...
- Anthony Senter and Joseph Testa, better known as the Gemini twins, are two mobsters in the Lucchese crime family. Senter and Testa are former members of the...
- Robinson Testa and raised in metropolitan Baltimore, she is the daughter of Michael D. Testa, a managing director at T. Rowe Price, and Adena W. Testa, an...
- Gaius Trebatius Testa (fl. 1st century BC) was a jurist of ancient Rome, whose family, and himself, originated from Elea. He was a protégé of Cicero;...
- Testa is a surname that literally means "head" in Italian. Notable people with the surname include: Alberto Testa (dancer) (born 1922), Italian dancer...
- Gianmaria Testa (17 October 1958 – 30 March 2016) was an Italian singer-songwriter and guitarist. Testa begun musical performances in 1990 and in the...
- Mary Testa (born June 4, 1955) is an American stage and film actress and singer. She is a three-time Tony Award nominee, for performances in revivals...
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