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Pronunciation:  in'spekshun

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[n]  a formal or official examination; "the platoon stood ready for review"; "we had to wait for the inspection before we could use the elevator"

INSPECTION is a 10 letter word that starts with I.


 Synonyms: review
 See Also: examination, scrutiny



Computing Dictionary

A formal evaluation technique in which software requirements, design, or code are examined in detail by a person or group other than the author to detect faults, violations of development standards, and other problems.

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