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  Definition of review
  1. a subsequent examination of a patient for the purpose of monitoring earlier treatment
  2. a formal or official examination; "the platoon stood ready for review"; "we had to wait for the inspection before we could use the elevator"
  3. practice intended to polish performance or refresh the memory
  4. (law) a judicial reexamination of the proceedings of a court (especially by an appellate court)
  5. a new appraisal or evaluation
  6. an essay or article that gives a critical evaluation (as of a book or play)
  7. a summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion
  8. a periodical that publishes critical essays on current affairs or literature or art
  9. a variety show with topical sketches and songs and dancing and comedians
  10. (accounting) a service (less exhaustive than an audit) that provides some assurance to interested parties as to the reliability of financial data
  11. look at again; examine again; "let''s review your situation"
  12. look back upon (a period of time, sequence of events, etc.); remember; "she reviewed her achievements with pride"
  13. hold a review (of troops)
  14. refresh one''s memory; "I reviewed the material before the test"
  15. appraise critically; "She reviews books for the New York Times"; "Please critique this performance"
Similar Words: follow-up, followup, reexamination, inspection, brushup, reappraisal, revaluation, reassessment, critique, critical review, review article, recapitulation, recap, revue, limited review, reexamine, look back, retrospect, go over, survey, brush up, refresh

 

Hyponyms: check, checkout, check-out procedure, rub up, bill of review, judicial review, stocktaking, book review, notice, rave, epanodos, literary review, follies, analytical review, referee, peer review

 

Derivational Morphology: reexamine, follow through, follow up, follow out, carry out, implement, put through, go through, go over, survey, visit, inspect, brush up, refresh, reassess, reevaluate, revalue, appreciate, apprize, apprise, reappraise, critique, look back, retrospect, recapitulate, recap, follow-up, followup, reexamination, reappraisal, revaluation, reassessment, commentator, reviewer, retrospection, recapitulation, study, inspection, refresher course, refresher, brushup, criticism, critical review, review article, referee, reader

 

Anagrams: viewer

 

 
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