Definitions for examenɪgˈzeɪ mən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. examen, examination(noun)

    a detailed inspection of your conscience (as done daily by Jesuits)

  2. examen(noun)

    a critical study (as of a writer's work)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Examen(adj)

    examination; inquiry

  2. Origin: [L., the tongue of a balance, examination; for exagmen, fr. exigere to weigh accurately, to treat: cf. F. examen. See Exact, a.]

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