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The doctor will give you a full examination before the trip.
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.
These proposals will need detailed examination before a decision can be reached.
Students will take a two-hour examination at the end of the year.
Further examination of the witness revealed that he had met the murdered woman on several occasions.
This is the American English definition of examination. View British English definition of examination.