Examine vs. Verify

Examine vs. Verify — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Examine and Verify

Examineverb

To observe carefully or critically; inspect

examined the room for clues.

Verifyverb

To demonstrate the truth or accuracy of, as by the presentation of evidence

experiments that verified the hypothesis.

Examineverb

To study or analyze

examine a tissue sample under a microscope.examine the structure of a novel.examine one's own motives.

Verifyverb

To attest to the truth of (something) formally or under oath.

Examineverb

To test or check the condition or health of

examine a patient.

Verifyverb

To make a formal verification in support of (a pleading).

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Examineverb

To determine the qualifications, aptitude, or skills of by means of questions or exercises

Students are examined with standardized tests.

Verifyverb

(transitive) To substantiate or prove the truth of something

Examineverb

To question formally, as to elicit facts or information; interrogate

examine a witness under oath.

Verifyverb

(transitive) To confirm or test the truth or accuracy of something

Examineverb

to observe or inspect carefully or critically

He examined the crime scene for clues.She examined the hair sample under a microscope.

Verifyverb

To affirm something formally, under oath

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Examineverb

to check the health or condition of something or someone

The doctor examined the patient.

Verifyverb

confirm the truth of;

Please verify that the doors are closedverify a claim

Examineverb

to determine the aptitude, skills or qualifications of someone by subjecting them to an examination

Verifyverb

verify or regulate by conducting a parallel experiment or comparing with another standard, of scientific experiments;

Are you controlling for the temperature?

Examineverb

to interrogate

The witness was examined under oath.

Verifyverb

attach or append a legal verification to (a pleading or petition)

Examineverb

consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning;

analyze a sonnet by Shakespeareanalyze the evidence in a criminal trialanalyze your real motives

Verifyverb

to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true;

Before God I swear I am innocent

Examineverb

observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect;

The customs agent examined the baggageI must see your passport before you can enter the country

Examineverb

question or examine thoroughly and closely

Examineverb

question closely

Examineverb

put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to;

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