a : the act of inspecting
b : recognition of a familiar pattern leading to immediate solution of a mathematical problem <solve an equation by inspection>
: a checking or testing of an individual against established standards
Examples of INSPECTION
- Close inspection of the candles revealed some small defects.
- Regular inspections are required of all restaurants in the area.
- The barracks are ready for inspection.
First Known Use of INSPECTION
Related to INSPECTION
- audit, check, checkup, examination, going-over, look-see, review, scan, scrutiny, survey, view
Rhymes with INSPECTION
, cross section
in·spec·tion noun \in-ˈspek-shən\ (Medical Dictionary)
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