going-over :

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  • n  a careful and thorough inspection
  • n  a severe scolding

  • In a Humm-Wadsworth going-over, a 45-minute test, a man has to answer 318 questions such as: "Do you like to go on blind dates? Do you like to pass along a good story?.
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  • Elaborating tradition
    THEATER The idea of traditional dance as somehow frozen in time or resistant to modernity is a canard that received a thorough going-over at last weekend's Performing Diaspora Symposium, which kicks off the Performing Diaspora series at CounterPULSE.
    Aug. 14, 2013 - San Francisco Bay Guardian

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