inspective

inspective

[in-spek-tiv]
adjective
1.
given to inspection; watchful; attentive.
2.
of or pertaining to inspection.

Origin:
1600–10; < Late Latin inspectīvus. See inspect, -ive

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inspect (ɪnˈspɛkt)
 
vb
1.  to examine closely, esp for faults or errors
2.  to scrutinize officially (a document, military personnel on ceremonial parade, etc)
 
[C17: from Latin inspicere, from specere to look]
 
in'spectable
 
adj
 
in'spectingly
 
adv
 
in'spection
 
n
 
in'spectional
 
adj
 
in'spective
 
adj

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