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spot check
American English: /ˈspɑt ˌtʃɛk/

Translation of spot check in Spanish:


  • (control o inspección realizada al azar)
    spot checks on cars revealed that …
    inspecciones realizadas al azar en varios vehículos revelaron que …
    Example sentences
    • A spot check of people out shopping on a nice spring day offers insight into what must be a growing phenomenon: the company store.
    • In our spot check of more than 30 different routes, we found savings that ranged from as little as $5 to as much as $75.
    • The Scarborough scandal was uncovered when a spot check by the Audit Commission of 41 hospitals in England and Wales revealed that all but three issued false figures.

also: spot-check transitive verb

  • police were spot-checking drivers at the frontier
    en la frontera la policía estaba realizando controles al azar entre los automovilistas
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