: a reflective examination (as of one's beliefs or motives) : introspection
: examination of one's body especially for evidence of disease
First Known Use of SELF-EXAMINATION
Related to SELF-EXAMINATION
self–ex·am·i·na·tion noun \-ig-ˌzam-ə-ˈnā-shən\ (Medical Dictionary)
: examination of one's body especially for evidence of disease <regular self–examination for early detection of breast cancer>
Seen & Heard
What made you want to look up self-examination? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).