on closer inspection

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Definition of on closer inspection

: when examined more closely On closer inspection, the painting proved to be a fake.

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“On closer inspection.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%20closer%20inspection. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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