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examination meaning and definition

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Definition of examination (noun)

  1. the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)
  2. 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"
    • synonyms: exam, test
  3. formal systematic questioning
  4. a detailed inspection of your conscience (as done daily by Jesuits)
  5. the act of giving students or candidates a test (as by questions) to determine what they know or have learned
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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