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examen

Translation of examen in English:

nombre masculino/masculine noun

  • 2 (análisis, reconocimiento) efectuaron un detallado examen del área they carried out a detailed search of the area realizaron un minucioso examen de la situación they carried out an in-depth study of the situation someter algo a examen to subject sth to examination [formal], to examine sth

    Compounds

    examen de conciencia

    • hacer un examen de conciencia to examine one's conscience

    examen médico

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