from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to examination.


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  • Diplomas in certain subjects, as health, education, geography, and political economy, are granted by Convocation after a certain period of study and an examinational test.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 11: New Mexico-Philip

  • All secondary and elementary teachers must meet the examinational requirements of the state, which fixes a minimum salary and contributes thereto.

    Germany and the Germans From an American Point of View

  • A nucleus of vivacious intercourse formed at the spot where young Mr. Chilvers stood amid trophies of examinational prowess.

    Born in Exile

  • With Jessica she chatted about matters examinational, which she seemed thoroughly to understand; with Miss

    In the Year of Jubilee

  • Jessica, who declared herself quite well and strong again, though her face did not bear out the assertion, was beginning to talk of matters examinational once more.

    In the Year of Jubilee

  • Jessica, armed with certificates of examinational prowess, got work as a visiting governess.

    In the Year of Jubilee


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