spot–check

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verb \ˈspät-ˌchek\

Definition of spot–check

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to sample or investigate quickly or at random

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to make a spot check

1920

First Known Use of spot–check

1920


SPOT–CHECK Defined for English Language Learners

spot–check

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verb \ˈspät-ˌchek\

Definition of spot–check for English Language Learners

  • : to check (something) quickly for problems especially by looking at a few things or people in a group

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