check over

phrasal verb
checked over; checking over; checks over

Definition of check over

: to look at (something or someone) in a careful way to find problems, mistakes, etc. checking the new cars over The doctors checked him over for bruises. Be sure to check over each item on the list for any mistakes.

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“Check over.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/check%20over. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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