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A type of review in which an author leads members of the review through a work product and the members ask questions and make comments about possible issues. [Reference: After ISO 20246]

Web Content Accessibility GuidelinesUK

A part of a series of web accessibility guidelines published by the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), the main international standards organization for the internet. They consist of a set of guidelines for making content accessible, primarily for people with disabilities.

Website Analysis and Measurement InventoryUK

A commercial website analysis service providing a questionnaire for measuring user experience and assessing delivery of business goals online.

white box testingUK

1. Testing based on an analysis of the internal structure of the component or system.

2. see structure-based testing

white-box test techniqueUK

A test technique only based on the internal structure of a component or system. [Reference: After ISO 29119]

Wideband DelphiUK

An expert-based test estimation technique that aims at making an accurate estimation using the collective wisdom of the team members.

wild pointerUK

A pointer that references a location that is out of scope for that pointer or that does not exist.