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

 scru·ti·nize /ˈskrutṇˌaɪz/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scru·ti·nize v. t. [imp. & p. p. Scrutinized p. pr. & vb. n. Scrutinizing ]  To examine closely; to inspect or observe with critical attention; to regard narrowly; as, to scrutinize the measures of administration; to scrutinize the conduct or motives of individuals.
    Whose votes they were obliged to scrutinize.   --Ayliffe.
    Those pronounced him youngest who scrutinized his face the closest.   --G. W. Cable.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scru·ti·nize, v. i. To make scrutiny.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: to look at critically or searchingly, or in minute detail;
           "he scrutinized his likeness in the mirror" [syn: size
           up, take stock, scrutinise]
      2: of accounts and tax returns; with the intent to verify [syn:
          audit, scrutinise, inspect]