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inspect meaning

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    Definition of inspect in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGinspectsPRinspectingPT, PPinspected
    1. To examine critically or carefully; especially, to search out problems or determine condition; to scrutinize.
      1. Inspect the system for leaks. ‎
    2. To view and examine officially.
      1. ‘[…] I remember a lady coming to inspect St. Mary's Home where I was brought up and seeing us all in our lovely Elizabethan uniforms we were so proud of, and bursting into tears all over us because “it was wicked to dress us like charity children”. […]’.
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    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The holder of the torch grunted, and (after pausing a second at B.'s bed to inspect a picture of perfect innocence) banged out through the door which whanged to behind him...
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Verbs
    Related Links:
    1. fr inspection
    2. en inspection
    3. en inspector
    4. en inspects
    5. fr inspecte
    Source: Wiktionary
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    Grammatically, this word "inspect" is a verb.
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