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examinernoun [C]

uk   /ɪɡˈzæmɪnər/ us  
someone who is responsible for deciding the questions for a professional examination, or deciding whether people have passed it: Examiners should be chartered members of the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health.
GOVERNMENT, FINANCE someone whose job is to make certain that banks and other financial organizations are obeying government rules: Independent examiners and accountants can often offer help 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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