examiner Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"examiner" in British English

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examinernoun [C]

uk   /ɪɡˈzæm.ɪ.nər/  us   /-nɚ/
B1 someone whose ​job is to ​decide how well someone has done in an ​examination: The ​candidateslisted below have ​failed to ​satisfy the examiners.
(Definition of examiner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"examiner" in Business English

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examinernoun [C]

uk   us   /ɪɡˈzæmɪnər/
someone who is ​responsible for deciding the ​questions for a ​professionalexamination, or deciding whether ​people have ​passed it: Examiners should be ​charteredmembers of the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health.
GOVERNMENT, FINANCE someone whose ​job is to make ​certain that ​banks and other ​financialorganizations are obeying ​governmentrules: Independent examiners and ​accountants can often ​offerhelp and ​advice with the ​layout of the ​accounts.
(Definition of examiner from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “examiner”
in Arabic مُمتَحِن…
in Korean 시험관…
in Portuguese examinador, -ora…
in Catalan examinador, -a…
in Japanese 試験官…
in Chinese (Simplified) 主考人, 考官…
in Turkish imtihan eden/sınav yapan kişi…
in Russian экзаменатор…
in Chinese (Traditional) 主考人, 考官…
in Italian esaminatore, -trice…
in Polish egzaminator…
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