What is examine?

  • (verb): Put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to.
    Synonyms: test, prove, try, try out, essay
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on examine, examines:

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 such legislations as might ... Examine the existing laws with a view for promoting gender equality and suggesting amendments thereto ...
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 ... For 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, which ...
Confrontation Clause - Cross-examination
... 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 ... Generally, having the opportunity to cross-examine a witness at trial will satisfy the Confrontation Clause's guarantee ...
Spirit Rover Timeline For 2005 April - Mission Timeline - -
... or not to transmit 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 images to ...

More definitions of "examine":

  • (verb): Observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect.
    Synonyms: see
  • (verb): Question closely.
  • (verb): Question or examine thoroughly and closely.
    Synonyms: probe

Famous quotes containing the word examine:

    Next, pipes are lit by those who smoke, and veils are donned by those who have them, and we hastily examine and dry our plants, anoint our faces and hands, and go to bed—and—the mosquitoes.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    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)

    Several moralists have recommended it as an excellent method of becoming acquainted with our own hearts, and knowing our progress in virtue, to recollect our dreams in a morning, and examine them with the same rigour that we would our most serious and most deliberate actions.
    David Hume (1711–1776)