The Thought Occurs

The Thought Occurs

Friday, 16 January 2015

Exacting Through Torture

examine (v.) Look up examine at Dictionary.com
c.1300, from Old French examiner "interrogate, question, torture," from Latin examinare "to test or try; consider, ponder," literally "to weigh," from examen "a means of weighing or testing," probably ultimately from exigere "weigh accurately" (see exact (adj.)). Related: Examinedexamining.

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