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definition of "testability"?

From: Tim Boland <frederick.boland@nist.gov>
Date: Wed, 06 Dec 2006 16:35:58 -0500
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To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org

Regarding the WCAG2.0 conformance proposal [1], do we want to have a definition
for "testability/testable" included in the Glossary?  If so, a possible 
might be the definition of "testability" found in the Quality Assurance 
Guidelines [2], as in "testability - a proposition is testable if there is 
such a
  procedure that assesses the truth-value of a proposition with a high 
confidence level."

Thanks and best wishes
Tim Boland NIST

PS - "high confidence level" is used at the end of that paragraph, so that 
mention may
be enough..  Apologies if there already is a definition of "testability" in 

[1]: http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/2006/11/conformance-revs.html
[2]: http://www.w3.org/TR/qaframe-spec/#glossary
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