verb (used with object), ex·am·ined, ex·am·in·ing.
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Sandy Myers, a spokeswoman for the Virginia Department of Transportation, said a truck “hit a bridge over I-81, and now we have to examine the bridge.”I-81 closed near Harrisonburg after truck strikes overpass|Dana Hedgpeth|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
The researchers examined a data set of all North Atlantic landfalling hurricanes between 1967 and 2018.Hurricanes might not be losing steam as fast as they used to|Scott K. Johnson|November 11, 2020|Ars Technica
The first thing you want to do is take a step back and examine your current relationship with that thing that’s potentially problematic.How to detox from election anxiety, according to mental health experts|Allyson Chiu|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
According to Bryson, orbital distance is a useful metric when you’re examining one specific star.Half the Milky Way’s sun-like stars could be home to Earth-like planets|Neel Patel|November 6, 2020|MIT Technology Review
In a new story, Andrew Keatts examined Gloria’s pledge to lead San Diego like a big city.
Inside the wax floored examining room, I sat up on the powder blue table with my shirt off.
Then as now, the majority of Americans had little interest in examining the nuclear sword of Damocles their fear had wrought.
Almost like examining every game developer and game publication for signs of being “corrupted by the feminist agenda.”Of Gamers, Gates, and Disco Demolition: The Roots of Reactionary Rage|Arthur Chu|October 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And so the visitor, feeling a little self-conscious, starts examining individual images.
If, upon examining the Palmer conundrum, the answer occurs to you, call (301) 243-9800.
The two-thirds objective should be used as a finder, while the one-sixth is reserved for examining details.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
A minikin three-and-a-half-feet Colonel, being one day at the drill, was examining a strapper of six feet four.
"You used to carry your tobacco in a rubber pouch," said Edna, picking up the pouch and examining the needlework.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
I agreed, and had five days left, which I determined to spend in carefully examining Valparaiso and its environs.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
She was examining the ornament on the back of which was carved a miniature bar of music, with three or four notes.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes