[ noun ] the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)
Used in print(Kenneth Reiner, "Coping with Runaway Technology"...)
But the pseudo capitalism which dictates our whole economy as_well as our politics and social life , will not stand close scrutiny .(William C. Smith, "Why Fear Ideas?"...)
Can they stand rigid scrutiny ?(Allan J. Braff and Roger F. Miller, "Wage-Price...)
The model of this paper considers an industry which is not characterized by vigorous price_competition , but which is so basic that its wage price policies are held in_check by continuous critical public scrutiny .