from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An inspection or investigation that is carried out at random or limited to a few instances.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A cursory inspection or examination or the inspection or examination of a sample of something.
- v. To inspect or examine briefly, or by sampling.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a check on work performance or product quality made at random times without warning
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