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walkthrough: A step-by-step presentation by the author of a document in order to gather information and to establish a common understanding of its content. [Freedman and Weinberg, IEEE 1028] See also peer review.

white-box techniques: See white-box test design techniques.

white-box test design technique: Procedure to derive and/or select test cases based on an analysis of the internal structure of a component or system.

white-box testing: Testing based on an analysis of the internal structure of the component or system.

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

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