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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishonce-overˈonce-over noun   give something the/a once-over
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once-overCould you give it a once-over?The guard gave them a dubious once-over.There the Vadinamian permanent station gave us their usual, painstaking, molecular once-over.The only strategy the Reds manager required on Tuesday was a quick once-over through the Giants' injury-plagued lineup.Taking her eyes from the man onstage, she gave the punters a swift once-over.Brian X. They'd pull him in and give him the once-over.I wait patiently whilst he gives me the once-over.
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