from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun An inspection or investigation that is carried out at random or limited to a few instances.
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- noun idiomatic A
cursory inspectionor examinationor the inspection or examination of a sampleof something.
- verb idiomatic To inspect or examine briefly, or by sampling.
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- noun a check on work performance or product quality made at random times without warning
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