in·spect /ɪnˈspɛkt/ 動詞
In·spect v. t. [imp. & p. p. Inspected; p. pr. & vb. n. Inspecting.]
1. To look upon; to view closely and critically, esp. in order to ascertain quality or condition, to detect errors, etc., to examine; to scrutinize; to investigate; as, to inspect conduct.
2. To view and examine officially, as troops, arms, goods offered, work done for the public, etc.; to oversee; to superintend.
In·spect, n. Inspection. [Obs.]
v 1: look over carefully; "Please inspect your father's will
2: come to see in an official or professional capacity; "The
governor visited the prison"; "The grant administrator
visited the laboratory" [syn: visit]
3: of accounts and tax returns; with the intent to verify [syn:
audit, scrutinize, scrutinise]