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examen

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1 a systematic search for the truth or facts about something
  • an examen of the president's assasination that has been plagued by controversy since its original publication

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2 an essay evaluating or analyzing something
  • an insightful examen of the poet's works

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The first known use of examen was in 1502

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“Examen.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/examen. Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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