What does examination mean?

Definitions for examination
ɪgˌzæm əˈneɪ ʃənex·am·i·na·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. examination, scrutiny(noun)

    the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)

  2. examination, exam, test(noun)

    a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge

    "when the test was stolen the professor had to make a new set of questions"

  3. interrogation, examination, interrogatory(noun)

    formal systematic questioning

  4. examen, examination(noun)

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

  5. examination, testing(noun)

    the act of giving students or candidates a test (as by questions) to determine what they know or have learned

Wiktionary

  1. examination(Noun)

    A formal test involving answering written or oral questions with no or limited access to text books or the like.

  2. examination(Noun)

    An inspection by a doctor or other medically qualified person to establish the extent and nature of any sickness or injury.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Examination(noun)

    the act of examining, or state of being examined; a careful search, investigation, or inquiry; scrutiny by study or experiment

  2. Examination(noun)

    a process prescribed or assigned for testing qualification; as, the examination of a student, or of a candidate for admission to the bar or the ministry

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. examination

    A searching by, or cognizance of, a magistrate, or other authorized officer. Now strict in navy and army.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'examination' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2121

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'examination' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4078

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'examination' in Nouns Frequency: #752

How to pronounce examination?

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How to say examination in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of examination in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of examination in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of examination in a Sentence

  1. Enu Mainigi:

    Throughout her career, Ms. Tolstedt acted with the utmost integrity and concern for doing the right thing, a full and fair examination of the facts will vindicate Carrie.

  2. Julie Valentine:

    We look at the victim from the top of the head to the bottom of their toes, the majority of victims also have physical injuries, and a big part of our examination is the assessment, documentation and treatment of those.

  3. Jessica Zwerling:

    As we get older the brain can get smaller, so the bridging veins can have small bleeds and patients may need to be screened cognitively with an examination as well as imaging to look for subtle chronic subdural hematomas that can interfere with walking and cognition and cause chronic complaints.

  4. Michael Bowe:

    We will now proceed to a real court and prove that Commandant [Gen. James F.] Amos and his generals illegally retaliated against Major Brezler because they were more concerned with politics and their careers than the lives of their Marines and the service of a good Marine who did the right thing, i look forward to their cross-examination.

  5. Yohan Michael Tunka Buaga:

    We are now investigating the case and waiting for forensic examination.

Images & Illustrations of examination

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