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noun [countable] American English pronunciation: exam /ɪɡˈzæm/ 
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  1. 1
    an important test of your knowledge, especially one that you take at school
    take an exam:

    Dave's taking his final exams next week.

    pass/fail an exam:

    If she passes the entrance exam, she'll start school there in September.

    How did you do on the exam?

    1. b.
      [only before noun] relating to an exam or exams

      The school had some excellent exam results last year.

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