examination
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examination(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (education)
a. el examen
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Jose did well on the examination and will be admitted to the Master's program.A José le fue bien en el examen y será admitido a la maestría.
2. (inspection)
a. la inspección
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
An expert performed an examination of the building structure after the earthquake.Un perito realizó una inspección de la estructura del edificio después del terremoto.
b. la revisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The auditor performed a thorough examination of the accounts.El auditor realizó una revisión minuciosa de las cuentas.
c. el examen
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The inspector conducted a careful examination of the goods and the customs documents.El inspector hizo un examen detallado de los artículos y de los documentos de aduana.
3. (medicine)
a. el examen
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Fred had a medical examination when he returned from volunteer service in Africa.Fred se sometió a un examen médico cuando regresó del servicio voluntario en África.
b. el reconocimiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Pedro will have to pass a medical examination this Monday before returning to play football.Pedro tendrá que pasar un reconocimiento médico este lunes antes de volver a jugar fútbol.
c. la revisación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(River Plate)
After completing the medical examination, they can hire Sam.Tras cumplir con la revisación médica, podrán contratar a Sam.
4. (legal)
a. el interrogatorio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The jurors listened intently to the witness examination.Los miembros del jurado escucharon atentamente el interrogatorio del testigo.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
5. (education)
a. examinador
The examination board administers the tests given to students.La comisión examinadora administra los exámenes que se les hacen a los estudiantes.
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examination
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (at school, at university, of records)
a. el examen
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to take or sit an examinationexaminarse, hacer un examen
2. (education)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
examination boardtribunal (de examen), junta examinadora
3. (education)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
examination resultnota f, resultado m
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examination [ɪɡˌzæmɪˈneɪʃən]
noun
1 (Educ) (Univ) (test) examen (m)
our chemistry examination nuestro examen de química; to take or sit an examination presentarse a un examen; to take an examination in examinarse de; oral examination examen (m) oral
2 (inspection) [of premises] inspección (f); [of luggage] registro (m); [of account] revisión (f); inspección (f); [of witness, suspect] interrogatorio (m)
on examination al examinarlo/examinarlos etc
3 (inquiry) investigación (f); estudio (m);into de
the matter is under examination el asunto está siendo investigado or estudiado
4 (Med) reconocimiento (m)
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medical examination
el examen médico
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