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scrutiny
used in And Then There Were None

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Definition
careful examination of something
  • He stood up and scrutinized himself anxiously in the glass.
    p. 14.4
scrutinized = looked carefully

(editor's note:  The suffix "-ive" converts a word to a verb. This is the same pattern you see in words like apologize, theorize, and dramatize.)
There are no more uses of "scrutiny" in And Then There Were None.

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