Definition of examiner in English:


Line breaks: exam|in¦er
Pronunciation: /ɪgˈzamɪnə


  • 2A person who sets and marks examinations to test people’s knowledge or proficiency: exams are marked by external examiners
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    • You need to justify your approach - don't assume the examiners share your views.
    • A written response to the report is sent to the external examiner within three months of receipt.
    • Currently exam centres have to hand in coursework on paper to be "moderated" by examiners.

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