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- n. A test given at the end of a period of coursework to determine whether the student has adequately learned the material covered in that period.
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- n. an examination administered at the end of an academic term
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Although both Chief Ashamu and Stargardt had worked hard to structure the proposal, they needed to make a final examination of this arrangement and the general philosophy underpinning it.
At the close of the final examination I made no formal application for assignment to any particular arm of the service, for I knew that my standing would not entitle me to one of the existing vacancies, and that I should be obliged to take a place among the brevet second lieutenants.
The final examination was to him, no doubt, a kind of manumission which freed him from the last remnant of an oppressive bondage.