a formal or official examination
"the platoon stood ready for review"; "we had to wait for the inspection before we could use the elevator"
Act of examining something, often closely.
Upon closer inspection, the animal turned out to be a dolphin, not a shark!
Organization that checks that certain laws or rules are obeyed.
The inspection fined the restaurant's owner because the kitchen was dirty.
English Synonyms and Antonyms
A person may look over a matter in order to survey it carefully in its entirety, or he may look over it with no attention to the thing itself because his gaze and thought are concentrated on something beyond; oversight has thus two contrasted senses, in the latter sense denoting inadvertent error or omission, and in the former denoting watchful supervision, commonly implying constant personal presence; superintendence requires only so much of presence or communication as to know that the superintendent's wishes are carried out; the superintendent of a railroad will personally oversee very few of its operations; the railroad company has supreme direction of all its affairs without superintendence or oversight. Control is used chiefly with reference to restraint or the power of restraint; a good horseman has a restless horse under perfect control; there is no high character without self-control. Surveillance is an invidious term signifying watching with something of suspicion. Compare CARE; NEGLECT.
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List of paraphrases for "inspection":
inspectorate, inspections, inspecting, checkpoint, control, inspected, examination, inspectorates, inspect, check, monitoring, checking, checks, censorship, oversight, visit, screening, visiting, verification, controls, examinations, scrutiny, inspectors, search, test, check-up
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How to use inspection in a sentence?
There's a lot of markets that have a bigger potential. Other markets are, for example; construction, or the forestry industry, but there's also maintenance, remote inspection - there's a various range of applications where these high mobility vehicles will be applied in the future.
It is rare that in any inspection a facility would come out with no citations, if it's a number of citations, all of which are low-level, we ask for a plan of correction. We make sure the facility follows through -- and that's what this facility did here.
[ We will ] deeply reflect on the company's operational shortcomings and comprehensively strengthen self-inspection.
The timeline is fuzzy and I dont think we have real data to say when these things began, in large part because the data are being held back from inspection.
When you're doing a home tour with a realtor you kind of rush through it, you don't want to waste their time and you miss a lot of things, with the virtual tour, I looked at it over and over again. It is almost like doing a home inspection.
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- inspeccióCatalan, Valencian
- prohlídka, kontrola, inspekceCzech
- Prüfung, InspektionGerman
- εξέταση, επιθεώρησηGreek
- katsastus, tarkastelu, tutkiminen, tarkastus, tarkastusvirastoFinnish
- esame, ispezione, controlloItalian
- inspectie, onderzoek, keuringDutch
- inspectare, controlare, inspecționareRomanian
- проверка, инспекция, осмотрRussian
- kiểm traVietnamese
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