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- scrutinise (Commonwealth)
- (transitive) To examine something with great care.
- to scrutinize the conduct or motives of individuals
- whose votes they were obliged to scrutinize
- G. W. Cable
- Those pronounced him youngest who scrutinized his face the closest.
- (transitive) To audit accounts etc in order to verify them.
to examine with great care