An examination is a set of operations having the object of determining the value or characteristics of a property. In some disciplines (e.g. microbiology) an examination is the total activity of a number of tests, observations or measurements.
Reference: ISO 15189:2012 Medical laboratories — Particular requirements for quality and competence
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- Measurement process: set of operations to determine the value of a quantity.