peruse

[puh-rooz]
verb (used with object), perused, perusing.
1.
to read through with thoroughness or care: to peruse a report.
2.
to read.
3.
to survey or examine in detail.

Origin:
1470–80 in sense “use up, go through”; 1525–35 for current senses; per- + use

perusable, adjective
peruser, noun
preperuse, verb (used with object), preperused, preperusing.
quasi-perusable, adjective
reperuse, verb (used with object), reperused, reperusing.
unperusable, adjective
unperused, adjective

peruse, pursue.
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peruse (pəˈruːz)
 
vb
1.  to read or examine with care; study
2.  to browse or read through in a leisurely way
 
[C15 (meaning: to use up): from per- (intensive) + use]
 
pe'rusal
 
n
 
pe'ruser
 
n

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Word Origin & History

peruse
late 15c., "use up, wear out, go through," from M.E. per- "completely" + use (q.v.). Meaning "read carefully" is first recorded 1530s, but this may be a separate formation.
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Example sentences
There are already 5081 photos to peruse, along with family stories and
  treasured recipes.
All of this information is available for you to peruse at any time.
At the adjacent table, peruse the dessert selection, with marzipan and
  expensive herbs and spices.
The front page of the new Web site lets shoppers peruse the front windows of
  the store, literally.
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