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inspect

[L. inspectare, to examine]
To examine visually.
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or swine, or the packing of any of their products, the carcasses or products of which are to become subjects of interstate or foreign commerce, shall make application to the Secretary of Agriculture for inspection of said animals and their products....
So indignant were the packers that they went farther, and compelled the mayor to abolish the whole bureau of inspection; so that since then there has not been even a pretense of any interference with the graft.
The face of the entire cliff was, as later inspection conclusively proved, so shot with veins and patches of solid gold as to quite present the appearance of a solid wall of that precious metal except where it was broken by outcroppings of ruby, emerald, and diamond boulders--a faint and alluring indication of the vast and unguessable riches which lay deeply buried behind the magnificent surface.
He was highly gratified by his inspection, and made the descent to the bottom of the tube of this gigantic machine which was presently to launch him to the regions of the moon.
The inspection of objects of interest, apart from the fact that everything had been seen already, had not for Vronsky, a Russian and a sensible man, the immense significance Englishmen are able to attach to that pursuit.
They found that they should have to make a prolonged halt, and take a careful inspection of the balloon: so the flame of the cylinder was moderated, and the anchors, flung out from the car, ere long began to sweep the grass of an immense prairie, that, from a certain height, looked like a shaven lawn, but the growth of which, in reality, was from seven to eight feet in height.
Kennedy will go off and hunt for an hour or two; the doctor will make an inspection of the balloon, and, while they're busy in that way, I'll do the cooking."
He remained with us a week, and made a careful inspection of everything.
I remember that one morning, not long ago, I went with the lady principal on her usual morning tour of inspection of the girls' rooms.
'Given that the gray economy phenomenon requires a systematic approach, inspections in this regard are conducted in coordination with the FBiH Tax Administration and cantonal inspection bodies, and practice has shown that the synchronized action of the two FBiH administrations and cantonal inspection bodies has led to significant results in imposing order concerning the rule of law,' said Ajdinovic.
Oil and gas organisations can expect to see inspections completed in significantly less time, resulting in reduced risk and costs.

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