inspection

  • 1 inspection — [ ɛ̃spɛksjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1290; lat. inspectio 1 ♦ Vieilli Examen attentif. « une simple inspection de l esprit » (Descartes). 2 ♦ Examen attentif dans un but d enquête, de contrôle, de surveillance, de vérification; travail, fonction d inspecteur.… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 inspection — in‧spec‧tion [ɪnˈspekʆn] noun [countable, uncountable] 1. a visit to a factory or other building to check that everything is satisfactory and all rules are being obeyed: • The factory has regular inspections by the Health and Safety Executive. 2 …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 inspection — in·spec·tion n: a careful and critical examination: as a: a buyer s examination of goods prior to payment or acceptance esp. in accordance with section 2 513 of the Uniform Commercial Code b: an examination of articles of commerce to determine… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 inspection — INSPECTION. s. f. Action par laquelle on regarde, on considere quelque chose. J ay connu par l inspection des pieces du procés. à la premiere inspection on connoist que cet acte est faux. l inspection du ciel; des astres. il luy predit par l… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 5 Inspection — examination of a product design, product, service, process orplant, and determination of their conformity with specific requirements or, on the basis of professional judgment, general requirements (ISO/IEC 17020:1998). Источник …

    Словарь-справочник терминов нормативно-технической документации

  • 6 Inspection — In*spec tion, n. [L. inspectio: cf. F. inspection.] 1. The act or process of inspecting or looking at carefully; a strict or prying examination; close or careful scrutiny; investigation. Spenser. [1913 Webster] With narrow search, and with… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 inspection — late 14c., from O.Fr. inspeccion inspection, examination (13c.), from L. inspectionem (nom. inspectio) a looking into, noun of action from pp. stem of inspicere look into, inspect, examine, from in into (see IN (Cf. in ) (2)) + specere to look… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 Inspection — (v. lat.), 1) das Besichtigen, so Inspectio ocularis, s. Besichtigung; 2) (Med.), Besichtigung eines Kranken, um aus seinem Äußeren auf innere Krankheitszustände zu schließen; 3) die Aufsicht; 4) ein Bezirk od. eine Anzahl von Anstalten, Personen …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 Inspection — Inspection, lat. deutsch, Beaufsichtigung, Prüfung; inspiciren, beaufsichten, prüfen; Inspicirung, die Vornahme des Actes; Inspector, der Aufseher, inspicirende Beamte, beim Kriegswesen ein höherer Offizier, welcher die Ausrüstung, Einübung,… …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 10 Inspection — См. Инспекция Термины атомной энергетики. Концерн Росэнергоатом, 2010 …

    Термины атомной энергетики

  • 11 inspection — examination, scrutiny, scanning, audit (see under SCRUTINIZE vb) Analogous words: investigation, probe, inquest, *inquiry, inquisition, research: surveillance, *oversight, supervision …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 12 inspection — [n] examination, check analysis, checkup, frisk, inquest, inquiry, inquisition, inventory, investigation, look over, maneuvers, once over*, pageant, parade, perlustration, probe, read, research, review, scan, scrutiny, search, superintendence,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 inspection — Inspection, Inspectio …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 14 inspection — [in spek′shən] n. [OFr < L inspectio < inspectus: see INSPECT] 1. critical examination 2. official examination or review, as of troops …

    English World dictionary

  • 15 Inspection — Maintenance check of electronic equipment on a U.S. Navy aircraft. An inspection is, most generally, an organized examination or formal evaluation exercise. In engineering activities inspection involves the measurements, tests, and gauges applied …

    Wikipedia

  • 16 inspection — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ careful, close, detailed, rigorous, thorough ▪ full ▪ brief, casual, cursory …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 17 INSPECTION — s. f. Action par laquelle on regarde, on considère, on examine quelque chose. J ai connu par l inspection des pièces du procès que... À la première inspection on connaît que cet acte est faux. L inspection du ciel, des astres. Il lui prédit, par… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 18 inspection — To examine; scrutinize; investigate; look into; check over; or view for the purpose of ascertaining the quality, authenticity or conditions of an item, product, document, residence, business, etc. Word has broader meaning than just looking, and… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 19 inspection — To examine; scrutinize; investigate; look into; check over; or view for the purpose of ascertaining the quality, authenticity or conditions of an item, product, document, residence, business, etc. Word has broader meaning than just looking, and… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 20 INSPECTION — n. f. Action d’examiner avec attention. J’ai connu par l’inspection des pièces du procès que... à la première inspection on connaît que cet acte est faux. L’inspection du ciel, des astres. Les aruspices prétendaient juger de l’avenir par… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)