In general, non-destructive inspection, investigation, or testing of materials, products, or services to determine their conformation to specifications or requirements usually without special laboratory equipment or procedures. It may include sensual investigation (auditory, visual, tactual, olfactory, gustatory) or simple manipulation or measurement.

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  • The scientists' examination of the toxic materials used in the experiment included assessment of volume, temperature, color, density, and mass.

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  • The examination would not take that long and I would be allowed to leave and go home right after it was finished.

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  • I am finding it hard to see things in the distant so I made an appointment with the eye doctor to get an eye examination.

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