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Synonyms for examination

Synonyms for examination

the act of examining carefully

a close or systematic study

a medical inquiry into a patient's state of health


a set of questions or exercises designed to determine knowledge or skill

Synonyms for examination

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

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

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In this regard, the DRE has partnered with the California Community Colleges, who will host several Financial Literacy workshops to be conducted on California Community Colleges throughout the state by the end of 2010.
If you have become the victim of a loan modification scam or Forensic Loan Audit fraud, or any other real estate fraud, you should file a complaint with the DRE.
King and Spalding LLP served as primary legal advisor to DRE in this transaction.
There is a high concordance of abnormal DRE results between general practitioners and urologists, which supports the finding that general practitioners or other non-urologists should always perform DREs as part of their examination for the early detection of cancer.
The poll body cited the high cost of the DRE system which would necessitate the acquisition of a large number of machines as each machine can accommodate only 100 voters.
Surgical procedure was decided on the basis of prostatic weight approximated on DRE and confirmed on Ultrasonography.
We found that biopsy rates increased with PSA level and for any PSA level, men with a suspicious DRE had increased biopsy rates," Dr.
The plaintiffs appealed, claiming that the DRE recount method would not show whether a machine's failure to record a vote was due to human or system error, while a recount of votes in other counties, which used optical scan equipment to read punch-card ballots, would show this.
In the best known potential exploit, the hidden code would cause the DRE to record a different vote from what the voter sees on the face of the machine.
In December, the DRE filed a similar D&R against the nation's most active brokerage, Santa Fe, N.
counties with more than 100,000 registered voters will use DRE systems, accounting for 22 million votes in all.
3] construct, which contained three tandem consensus DREs (TCT TCT CAC GCA ACT CCG A--a single DRE sequence).
DRE has not increased customer cost on the redesigned MRI-Compatible models.
Measurement of serum PSA concentrations in combination with DRE markedly improves the detection of PCa and increases the lead time for diagnosis (4, 5).
The study showed that cPSA in combination with DRE detects significantly more cancers than DRE alone.