an examination, as of conscience.
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How to use examen in a sentence
It is the last edition (Paris, 1840), and purports to be "augmente d'un examen critique et des preuves positives," &c.
Medicatio vaginismi examen expertum supponit et quandoque scrutinium endoscopicum vesicae urinariae.Essays In Pastoral Medicine | Austin Malley
I have not seen the pamphlet entitled Facts, nor that by Lloyd, nor the examen.
All the champions of reform had copied him; and they procured the examen du Socialisme, by Morant.Bouvard and Pcuchet | Gustave Flaubert
Only the first part of his examen critique des dictionnaires historiques was published.
British Dictionary definitions for examen
RC Church an examination of conscience, usually made daily by Jesuits and others
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