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Spanish translation of “examine”


verb /iɡˈzӕmin/
to look at closely; to inspect closely 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 The doctor examined the child and said she was healthy. to consider carefully The detectives must examine the facts. to test the knowledge or ability of (students etc) The test examines the studentsability to speak French. to question The lawyer examined the witness in the court case. examination noun (a) close inspection 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 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). examiner noun a person who examines.
(Definition of examine from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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