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the act of examining carefully

a close or systematic study

a medical inquiry into a patient's state of health

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

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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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Anne was sitting at her open window, for the time forgetful of the woes of examinations and the cares of the world, as she drank in the beauty of the summer dusk, sweet-scented with flower breaths from the garden below and sibilant and rustling from the stir of poplars.
Yes, young Daulat Ras, an Indian student, who lives on the same stair, came in to ask me some particulars about the examination.
We stood at the entrance while Holmes made an examination of the carpet.
He has been idling all this term, and he must look forward with dread to the examination.
I cannot allow the examination to be held if one of the papers has been tampered with.
So would you, if a flock of strangers came in on you when you were preparing for an examination next day, and every moment was of value.
In a few hours the examination would commence, and he was still in the dilemma between making the facts public and allowing the culprit to compete for the valuable scholarship.
You will see that I have said, `I have determined not to go in for the examination.
I should not, however, on this account have ventured at once on the examination of all the difficulties of the sciences which presented themselves to me, for this would have been contrary to the order prescribed in the method, but observing that the knowledge of such is dependent on principles borrowed from philosophy, in which I found nothing certain, I thought it necessary first of all to endeavor to establish its principles.
It was tea-time, and he knew that a lot of men would be having tea in the basement of the Medical School: those who had passed the examination would be exultant, those who disliked him would look at him with satisfaction, and the poor devils who had failed would sympathise with him in order to receive sympathy.
I have now gone through the examination of those powers proposed to be conferred upon the federal government which relate more peculiarly to its energy, and to its efficiency for answering the great and primary objects of union.
The last date of submission of examination forms and fees of Private B.
6 million candidates, inclusive of 367 visually impaired candidates, are participating in the examination scheduled to end on March 17.
He said fool-proof security arrangements have been made for the candidates at all examination centres.
It is further added that the Examination forms are available in the office of the Principals of all affiliated Colleges with University of Turbat i.