Examining vs Inspection - What's the difference?

examining | inspection |


As nouns the difference between examining and inspection

is that examining is examination while inspection is act of examining something, often closely.

As a verb examining

is .

examining

English

Verb

(head)
  • Derived terms

    * examining room

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • examination
  • * Francis A. Corliss, Supreme Court, County of New York (page 111)
  • The auditing of the accounts, when the defendant was present, was nothing more than the examinings of the footings of the bookkeeper.

    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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