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examine

verb /iɡˈzӕmin/
to look at closely; to inspect closely
inspeccionar, examinar
They examined the animal tracks and decided that they were those of a fox.
(of a doctor) to inspect the body of thoroughly to check for disease etc
examinar
The doctor examined the child and said she was healthy.
to consider carefully
examinar
The detectives must examine the facts.
to test the knowledge or ability of (students etc)
examinar
The test examines the students’ ability to speak French.
to question
interrogar
The lawyer examined the witness in the court case.
examination noun (a) close inspection
inspección, examen
The police made a thorough examination of the area where the crime took place On examination, the patient was discovered to have appendicitis.
(also exam) a test of knowledge or ability
examen
school examinations She is going to take a French/dancing exam (also adjective) examination/exam papers He failed/passed the English exam.
(a) formal questioning (eg of a witness).
interrogatorio
examiner noun a person who examines.
examinador
(Definition of examine from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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