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Students will sit a two-hour examination at the end of the year.
Engineers made a thorough examination of the wreckage.
It looked like a shed, but on closer examination we could see it was someone’s house.
The doctor will give you a full examination before the trip.
These proposals will need detailed examination before a decision can be reached.
Several options are under examination.
Further examination of the witness revealed that he had met the murdered woman on several occasions.
This is the British English definition of examination. View American English definition of examination.
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