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  • nountest, analysis
  • nounmedical checkup

synonyms for examination

  • audit
  • checking
  • checkup
  • cross-examination
  • diagnosis
  • experiment
  • exploration
  • inquiry
  • inspection
  • interrogation
  • investigation
  • observation
  • probe
  • questioning
  • questionnaire
  • raid
  • research
  • review
  • scan
  • scrutiny
  • search
  • study
  • survey
  • trial
  • assay
  • battery
  • breakdown
  • canvass
  • catechism
  • dissection
  • exam
  • final
  • grilling
  • inquest
  • inquisition
  • once-over
  • oral
  • perusal
  • quest
  • quiz
  • reconnaissance
  • tryout
  • view
  • blue book
  • legwork
  • perlustration
  • the eye
  • third degree
  • written

antonyms for examination

MOST RELEVANT
  • ignorance
  • neglect
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    How to use examination in a sentence

    Rodríguez, for example, said the physical examination the medical personnel performed was inadequate because they placed the stethoscope over two and three layers of clothing.
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    A heart monitor takes a reading multiple times per second, while information from a routine medical examination might come only once or twice per year.
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    That would mean his visit included an expanded, problem-focused history and examination.
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    It’s some kind of examination of ourselves as humans, and not really the crime itself, which can be a bit of a MacGuffin.
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    Her college entrance examination scores, she was told, had won her admission to the English department of the Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications.
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    Unfortunately, we still don’t know how others reacted because they’ve resisted transparency in the name of an ongoing emergency or shown hostility to outside examination.
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    As a rule, however, even in the case of extreme varieties, a careful examination of the specimen will enable it to be identified.
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    Being quieted by the Captain with a draught of cold tea, and made to sit down, the examination of the book proceeded.
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    Indeed, a score of bodies lying there had not been seen by Malcolm during his first frenzied examination of the house.
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    It was a tremendous training in the sifting of evidence and the examination of appearances.
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    WORDS RELATED TO EXAMINATION

    • analysis
    • biology
    • cytology
    • diagnosis
    • dissection
    • division
    • embryology
    • etiology
    • examination
    • genetics
    • histology
    • inquiry
    • investigation
    • medicine
    • morphology
    • physiology
    • zoology
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