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examine
American English: /ɪɡˈzæmən/
British English: /ɪɡˈzamɪn/
, /ɛɡˈzamɪn/

Translation of examine in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 2 2.1 (Sch, Univ)
    (candidates/pupils)
    to examine somebody on something
    examinar a alguien sobre or de algo
    to examine somebody in something
    (especially British English)
    examinar a alguien de algo
    2.2
    (witness/accused)
    Example sentences
    • The Petitioner's solicitor did request an adjournment to examine the Respondent.
    • The plaintiffs were examined for discovery for three days and the Hull defendants for three days.
    • Inquests are usually held in public, with witnesses being examined by the coroner and interested parties.
    Example sentences
    • Every aspect of Davies's managerial ability will be examined in answering those questions.
    • As well as examining their overall mechanical performance, the tests sought to test the ideas generated in the last section.
    • Another characteristic of this view of music education is an emphasis on testing and examining.

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