What is examine?

  • (verb): Question closely.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on examine, examines:

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 ...
Spirit Rover Timeline For 2005 April - Mission Timeline - -
... decide whether 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 ...
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 be necessary to implement the Directive ... Examine the existing laws with a view for promoting gender equality and suggesting amendments thereto ...
Confrontation Clause - Cross-examination
... 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 ... Generally, 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 ...

More definitions of "examine":

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

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)

    Let us then examine this point, and say, “God is, or he is not.” But to which side shall we incline? Reason can decide nothing here. There is an infinite chaos which separates us. A game is being played at the extremity of this infinite distance where heads or tails will turn up. What will you wager?
    Blaise Pascal (1623–1662)

    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)