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Definition of Examination

Examination
Examination Ex*am`i*na"tion, n. [L. examinatio: cf. F. examination.] 1. The act of examining, or state of being examined; a careful search, investigation, or inquiry; scrutiny by study or experiment. 2. A process prescribed or assigned for testing qualification; as, the examination of a student, or of a candidate for admission to the bar or the ministry. He neglected the studies, . . . stood low at the examinations. --Macaulay. Examination in chief, or Direct examination (Law), that examination which is made of a witness by a party calling him. Cross-examination, that made by the opposite party. Re["e]xamination, or Re-direct examination, that made by a party calling a witness, after, and upon matters arising out of, the cross-examination. Syn: Search; inquiry; investigation; research; scrutiny; inquisition; inspection; exploration.

Meaning of Examination from wikipedia

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- Chinese imperial examinations, or keju (lit. "subject recommendation"), were a civil service examination system in Imperial China for selecting candidates...
- The Civil Services Examination (CSE) is a nationwide competitive examination in India conducted by the Union Public Service Commission for recruitment...
- An eye examination is a series of tests performed to ****ess vision and ability to focus on and discern objects. It also includes other tests and examinations...
- College Entrance Examination (NCEE), commonly known as the Gaokao (高考; gāokǎo; 'Higher Education Exam'), is an academic examination held annually in the...
- A bar examination is an examination administered by the bar ****ociation of a jurisdiction that a lawyer must p**** in order to be admitted to the bar of...
- In a physical examination, medical examination, or clinical examination, a medical practitioner examines a patient for any possible medical signs or symptoms...
- The Mini–Mental State Examination (MMSE) or Folstein test is a 30-point questionnaire that is used extensively in clinical and research settings to measure...
- direct examination or examination-in-chief is one stage in the process of adducing evidence from witnesses in a court of law. Direct examination is the...
- In law, cross-examination is the interrogation of a witness called by one's opponent. It is preceded by direct examination (in Ireland, the United Kingdom...
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