What is examine?

  • (verb): Observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect.
    Synonyms: see
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on examine, examines:

Confrontation Clause - Cross-examination
... witness is unavailable, the defendant usually has a right to cross-examine the witness ... The more obvious violations of the right to cross-examine witnesses are those where the defendant has never had the opportunity to cross-examine the witness at all, in any setting, or on any subject ... having the opportunity to cross-examine a witness at trial will satisfy the Confrontation Clause's guarantee ...
Zoo Vet - Tools - Examine
... Otoscope Examines the inner ear ... Ophtalmoscope Examines the inner of the eye ... X-ray- Examines the inside of the animal's body ...
Law Commission Of India - Law Commissions in Independent India - Twentieth Law Commission
... Law and Poverty (i) Examine the Laws which affect the poor and carry out post-audit for socio-economic legislations ... Examine the existing laws in the light of Directive Principles of State Policy and to suggest ways of improvement and reform and also to suggest ... Examine the existing laws with a view for promoting gender equality and suggesting amendments thereto ...
Spirit Rover Timeline For 2005 April - Mission Timeline - -
... an image, and whether or not to extend their arms to examine rocks, which would save much time for scientists as they would not have to sift through hundreds of ...
Animal Studies - Research Topics and Methodologies
... Researchers in animal studies examine the questions and issues that arise when traditional modes of humanistic and scientific inquiry begin to take animals seriously as subjects of thought and activity ... Students of animal studies may examine how humanity is defined in relation to animals, or how representations of animals create understandings (and misunderstandings) of other species ... instance, Donna Haraway's book, Primate Visions, examines how dioramas created for the American Museum of Natural History showed family groupings that conformed to the traditional human nuclear family ...

More definitions of "examine":

  • (verb): Question or examine thoroughly and closely.
    Synonyms: probe
  • (verb): Question closely.

Famous quotes containing the word examine:

    In benevolent natures the impulse to pity is so sudden, that like instruments of music which obey the touch ... you would think the will was scarce concerned, and that the mind was altogether passive in the sympathy which her own goodness has excited. The truth is,—the soul is [so] ... wholly engrossed by the object of pity, that she does not ... take leisure to examine the principles upon which she acts.
    Laurence Sterne (1713–1768)

    Neither can I do anything to please critics belonging to the good old school of “projected biography,” who examine an author’s work, which they do not understand, through the prism of his life, which they do not know.
    Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977)

    We should always remember that the work of art is invariably the creation of a new world, so that the first thing we should do is to study that new world as closely as possible, approaching it as something brand new, having no obvious connection with the worlds we already know. When this new world has been closely studied, then and only then let us examine its links with other worlds, other branches of knowledge.
    Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977)