An example of an inspection is checking a house for any types of plumbing or electrical problems.
Upon closer inspection, the animal turned out to be a dolphin, not a shark!
The inspection fined the restaurant's owner because the kitchen was dirty.
Origin of inspection
- From Middle French, from Old French inspeccion, from Latin inspectiō (“examination, inspection”), from the verb inspectō (“I inspect”), from spectō (“I observe, I watch”), frequentive of speciō (“I look at”).