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English definition of “examine”

examine

verb [T] (TEST)    /ɪɡˈzæm.ɪn/
C2 to test someone's knowledge or skill in a particular subject: We were examined on European history.UK You'll be examined in three main areas; speaking, listening and reading comprehension.Testing, checking and experimenting
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