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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “positive vetting”

positive vetting

noun [U]
 
UK
the detailed examination of a person's past, political beliefs, etc. in order to discover if they are suitable for a government job which might involve dealing with secret information
(对从事保密性政府工作的人进行的)道德审查,政审
Government administration and organisationTesting, checking and experimenting
(Definition of positive vetting from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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