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Definition of scrutiny:

  1. A ticket, or little paper billet, on which a vote is written.
  2. An examination by a committee of the votes given at an election, for the purpose of correcting the poll.
  3. An examination of catechumens, in the last week of Lent, who were to receive baptism on Easter Day.
  4. Close examination; minute inspection; critical observation.
  5. To scrutinize.


testing, interrogation, investigate, going-over, interrogatory, examen, study, checkup, awareness, observance, see, watch, test, check, investigation, exam, perusal.

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