Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) An inspection is a careful look at something, usually for problems.

Examples: (noun) An inspection of the prison is planned for next week. (noun) Before a flight, pilots and mechanics must do a complete inspection of the airplane.

Synonyms: nouns: examination, check, investigation.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 8 A