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exam (ɪɡˈzæm)
short for examination

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Example sentences
Their three-week mission was akin to that of a doctor giving a patient a
  long-overdue physical exam.
As expected, students in the practice test group were better at remembering the
  word pairs during a final exam a week later.
There, he shook hands with the crew and underwent a physical exam, which
  determined that he had only suffered a bruised nose.
Everything you do in a meritocratic society is some kind of test, and there is
  never a final exam.
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