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Careful examination and inspections - thesaurus

Synonyms

examination

noun

a careful look at something in order to find out about it or see what it is like

analysis

noun

a process of studying or examining something in detail in order to understand it or explain it

review

noun

the process of studying or examining a situation, policy, or idea again in order to decide whether it is suitable or satisfactory

survey

noun

an examination of something to see how good its condition is

review

noun

the process of examining all the information that is relevant to a situation or subject

inspection

noun

an official process of checking that things are in the correct condition or that people are doing what they should

scrutiny

noun

careful examination of someone or something

check

noun

an examination of something to find out whether it is as it should be

search

noun

the process of examining official documents to find information

analysis

noun

a process of examining something in detail in order to find out what it contains

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anatomy

noun

a careful examination of a situation, problem etc

audit

noun

a careful examination of something, especially one done to find the amount, size, or effectiveness of something

control

noun

the process of checking to make certain that rules or standards are being applied

due diligence

noun

the process of carefully examining something or someone, especially before agreeing to buy it or employ them or before advising someone else to buy it or employ them

examination

noun

a careful study of an idea or plan to see how good it is

going-over

noun

informal the process of looking at something to check it

inspection

noun

an action of looking at something carefully, especially in order to check that it is satisfactory

look-see

noun

mainly Americaninformal an act of looking at or checking something quickly

MOT

noun

a regular check on something

namecheck

noun

a check that everyone on a list has been included or is present

oversight

noun

formal the job of checking that a process or system is working well

reconstruction

noun

a situation in which you try to form an idea of something that happened by connecting pieces of information

roll call

noun

the process of reading out an official list of people’s names to check who is present, usually in a school or in the armed forces

service

noun

an occasion when a vehicle or machine is examined to check that it works correctly and to make repairs

spot check

noun

an occasion when you check a particular person or thing in a group without a particular reason for choosing them in order to make sure that there are no problems with the group

survey

noun

a general examination of a subject or situation

time and motion study

noun

a study that measures how effective a method or system of working is

watching brief

noun

British the responsibility of watching a situation to make sure that things are happening properly

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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