レンズ装用試験

English translation: (contact) lens trial

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Japanese term or phrase:レンズ装用試験
English translation:(contact) lens trial
Entered by: Katalin Horváth McClure

00:38 Jan 11, 2003
Japanese to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-) / biological safety
Japanese term or phrase: レンズ装用試験
This is a biological safety test for contact lenses.
What does 装用 mean in this case?
Katalin Horváth McClure
United States
Local time: 08:27
lens trials (or trial tests) on subjects
Explanation:
装用 is to wear. People (subjects, patients, volunteers, etc.) must try lenses on in clinical safety tests. You could add "clinical" at the beginning, making it clinical lens trials ( or tests) on subjects
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mkj
United States
Local time: 05:27
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3 +1lens trials (or trial tests) on subjects
mkj
1contact lenses wearing test
cinefil
1Lens Application Test?
William Clough


  

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Lens Application Test?


Explanation:
This is only a guess, but the only way I could see "souyou" used in relation to contact lenses would be in the application of said lenses to the surface of the eye. I would assume that such a test is conducted at some point to ensure that the surface of the lens isn't rough or irritating to the eye. Perhaps such a test would also be conducted to ensure that the lens itself doesn't tear or break. This is all conjecture, however. I don't have any good medical dictionaries anymore. (Hope the brainstorming helps at least!)

William Clough
United States
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contact lenses wearing test


Explanation:
just a guess but some dictionaries giving the example like:長時間装用コンタクトレンズ : extended-wear contact lenses
As you may know 装 means to wear and 用 means to use.


cinefil
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lens trials (or trial tests) on subjects


Explanation:
装用 is to wear. People (subjects, patients, volunteers, etc.) must try lenses on in clinical safety tests. You could add "clinical" at the beginning, making it clinical lens trials ( or tests) on subjects


    Reference: http://www.northshorecontactlens.com/Clinical_Trials.htm
mkj
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