examiner examiner  /ɪɡ ˈzæ mə nər/


  1. (n) someone who administers a test to determine your qualifications
  2. (n) an investigator who observes carefully



  1. The state medical examiner says 24-year-old Annie Le was suffocated.
  2. Connecticut's state medical examiner says a Yale University grad student died of traumatic asphyxiation.
  3. Early in his career, worked as a federal bank examiner, was a bank vice-president, and led Jesse Jackson's RainbowPUSH coalition before going into politics.


  1. Medical examiner declares double homicide in Wolfforth shootings

    The medical examiner has ruled both cases as homicides. Autopsy results show that Del Toro was shot once in the chest and once in the back. Garcia was also shot twice: he received one fatal shot to the chest and one superficial wound that did not penetrate the core.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KCBD-TV Lubbock

  2. Medical examiner identifies body pulled from Spokane River - Tue, 11 Jun 2013 PST

    The Spokane County Medical Examiner identified Kyle Burk Jones, 22, as the man found in the Spokane River over the weekend, according to a press release.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Spokesman-Review

  3. Examiner.com Features AR Hot Spots Related to Clintons, Waltons

    The Examiner is one of the top 100 websites out there, and right now it has an extensive write-up on some Arkansas hot spots!
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KNWA Fayetteville


  1. "Sadly, we have known that Felicia is not alone and that others have died from ailments caused by 9/11," said US Rep. Carolyn Maloney, a Democrat. "I hope that the medical examiner is no longer in denial about the trade center dust. Dr....
    on May 23, 2007 By: Carolyn Maloney Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "The medical examiner believed that lethal dose had to have been ingested no more than eight to 10 hours before her admission to the hospital," Coakley said.
    on Nov 7, 2005 By: Martha Coakley Source: Click 2 Houston.com

  3. "We're committed to cooperating with the independent examiner as well as fulfilling all of our other obligations under the settlement," Parsons said.
    on Mar 21, 2005 By: Dick Parsons Source: CNN International

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