noun

definition

a facility for playing a tape recording during a fast wind or rewind, so that it can be stopped at a particular point.

example

cue and review, which plays the tape backwards or forwards at high speed

verb

definition

assess (something) formally with the intention of instituting change if necessary.

example

the Home Secretary was called on to review Britain's gun laws

definition

(of a sovereign, commander-in-chief, or high-ranking visitor) make a ceremonial and formal inspection of (military or naval forces).

example

the Queen reviewed her brightly arrayed troops

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