Etymology
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scrutinization (n.)

"minute search, scrutiny, close examination," 1772, noun of action from scrutinize. Earlier was scrutation (1590s), from Latin noun of action scrutationem (nominative scrutatio).

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Dictionary entries near scrutinization

scrunch

scruple

scrupulous

scrutable

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scrutinization

scrutinize

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scry

scuba

scud