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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 cur·so·ry /ˈkɝsri, ˈkɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cur·so·ry a.
 1. Running about; not stationary. [Obs.]
 2. Characterized by haste; hastily or superficially performed; slight; superficial; careless.
    Events far too important to be treated in a cursory manner.   --Hallam.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough; "a
            casual (or cursory) inspection failed to reveal the
            house's structural flaws"; "a passing glance";
            "perfunctory courtesy" [syn: casual, passing(a), perfunctory]