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from The Century Dictionary.

  • In a running or hasty manner; slightly; hastily; without close attention or thoroughness: as, I read the paper cursorily.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb In a running or hasty manner; carelessly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb In a cursory manner.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb without taking pains

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