Inspection vs Checklist - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between inspection and checklist

is that inspection is act of examining something, often closely while checklist is a list of tasks to be completed, names to be consulted, conditions to be verified and similar.

inspection

English

Alternative forms

* enspection * (l) (obsolete)

Noun

(en noun)
  • Act of examining something, often closely.
  • Upon closer inspection, the animal turned out to be a dolphin, not a shark!
  • Organization that checks that certain laws or rules are obeyed.
  • The inspection fined the restaurant's owner because the kitchen was dirty.

    Synonyms

    * examination * scrutiny

    Anagrams

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    checklist

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A list of tasks to be completed, names to be consulted, conditions to be verified and similar.
  • An inventory, especially of species.
  • a checklist of the plants of the

    See also

    * to-do list

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