Origin of inspection
Related formsin·spec·tion·al, adjectivepre·in·spec·tion, nounre·in·spec·tion, nounself-in·spec·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for inspection
Passengers were asked to make sure their phones and other devices were charged so that they could be switched on for inspection.A Gift to the Jihadis: The Unseen Airport Security Threat|Clive Irving|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“There has been no visible progress of oil removal,” he said in the April 2012 inspection report.Two Texas Regulators Tried to Enforce the Rules. They Were Fired.|David Hasemyer, InsideClimate News|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bad news is that foreign fishermen will have to bring each catfish to Washington for inspection.Up to a Point: P.J. O’Rourke on Valentine’s Day and Oral Hygiene|P. J. O’Rourke|February 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Food Safety and Inspection Service says it will be forced to furlough employees if cuts are enacted.
At an Amtrak inspection point, Pascal Abidor showed his U.S. passport to a federal agent.
Betty resumed her inspection of dresses, to determine which she should take, while Mollie hastened home.The Outdoor Girls at Ocean View|Laura Lee Hope
The Princess did not further embarrass Patsy by prolonging her inspection.Patsy|S. R. Crockett
The inspection is from right to left in front, and from left to right in rear, of each rank and of the line of file closers.Infantry Drill Regulations, United States Army, 1911|United States War Department
State recognition and inspection were granted, and by 1836 there were over 800 in Paris and the provinces.
This inspection is to check up the regular work being done by the Bureau of Animal Industry.Foods and Household Management|Helen Kinne