board exams


board exams
`board ,exams or `board ,examinations noun plural AMERICAN
1. ) a set of tests you take to be allowed to work in a particular area as a doctor, nurse, etc.:
medical/nursing/dental board exams
2. ) a set of tests you take in order to go to some colleges or universities in the U.S.

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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