Definition of perusal in English:

perusal

Syllabification: pe·rus·al
Pronunciation: /pəˈro͞ozəl
 
/

noun

formal
The action of reading or examining something: I continued my perusal of the instructions a quick perusal of the index to the book reveals an interesting fact
More example sentences
  • After lengthy perusal of the instructions, I managed to change the green neon clocks on the video, the hi-fi and the cooker.
  • He set it back on the wooden plate and continued his perusal of the records.
  • A selection of videos in the lounge awaited our perusal.

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