Meaning of “examination” - Learner’s Dictionary

examination

noun uk us /ɪɡˌzæmɪˈneɪʃən/
LOOKING AT [ C, U ]

B2 an occasion when someone looks at something very carefully:

a medical examination
a close examination of the facts
TEST [ C ] formal

A2 an exam:

a written examination

(Definition of “examination” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)