reexamination

reexamine

[ree-ig-zam-in]
verb (used with object), reexamined, reexamining.
1.
to examine again.
2.
Law. to examine (a witness) again after having questioned him or her previously.
Also, re-examine.


Origin:
1585–95; re- + examine

reexaminable, adjective
reexamination, noun
reexaminer, noun
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reexamination

noun
1. (law) questioning of a witness by the party that called the witness after that witness has been subject to cross-examination [syn: redirect examination
2. a subsequent examination of a patient for the purpose of monitoring earlier treatment [syn: follow-up
reexamine

verb
look at again; examine again; "let's review your situation" [syn: review
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