Exam meaning

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The definition of an exam is a test administered to assess someone's level of understanding or knowledge, or a medical procedure designed to determine something about the state of your health.

A test you take to gain admittance to a school is an example of an entrance exam.

When your doctor gives you a physical and checks your overall health, this is an example of a medical exam.

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An examination; a test.
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(informal) Shortened form of examination especially when meaning test or in compound terms.
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