English definition of “survey”
/səˈveɪ/ verb [T]
EXAMINE › to look at or examine something carefully: I got out of the car to survey the damage.
QUESTION › to ask people questions in order to find out about their opinions or behaviour: 75% of midwives surveyed were in favour of home births.
LAND › to measure and record the details of an area of land
BUILDING UK › to examine the structure of a building in order to find out if there is anything wrong with it