comprehensive examination

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Noun1.comprehensive examination - an intensive examination testing a student's proficiency in some special field of knowledge; "she took her comps in English literature"
exam, examination, test - a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge; "when the test was stolen the professor had to make a new set of questions"
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We passed through Alfred Inglethorp's room, and Poirot delayed long enough to make a brief but fairly comprehensive examination of it.
As follows from the information of the state unitary enterprise "Center for Complex Examination of Projects and Import Contracts" under the Ministry of Economy and Industry, a comprehensive examination of the documentation of investment projects being implemented is carried out in the FEZs.
The visit aims at conducting a comprehensive examination of report which Islamabad had submitted earlier with it.
Candidates must pass a rigorous and comprehensive examination, which has three parts and spans two days.
Pressley-Sanon presents readers with a comprehensive examination of the use of the figure of the zombie in film and throughout culture since the early twentieth century, arguing for a rethinking of zombies in a sociopolitical context through the examination of several films.
The most comprehensive examination of the situation to date, this study reveals that the marine garbage patches cannot be considered as repositories, but rather as shredders and redistributors of trash.
"Unfortunately, many children receive neither appropriate screening to help identify those who need immediate eye attention, nor a comprehensive examination by an eye care professional prior to beginning school," said Anthony Adams, editorinchief of Optometry and Vision Science that published the study.
of Cincinnati) book serves as the first comprehensive examination of the Maya Court in the Late Classic Period (600-900AD) explicated through hieroglyphic texts, thanks to recent advances in deciphering the hieroglyphics of the Maya.
Upon completion of training and successfully passing a comprehensive examination, attendees are recognized as certified Pumpologists.
ACSeries Coating Wood and Wood Composites Conference will offer a comprehensive examination of the wood coatings industry for professionals who research, develop or specify wood coatings.
The test uses microarray analysis to conduct a more comprehensive examination of a fetus's DNA than is possible with the current method, karyotyping--a visual analysis of the fetus's chromosomes.

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