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English definition of “vet”

vet

verb [T]
 
 
/vet/ (present participle vetting, past tense and past participle vetted)
to look at details of someone's life, in order to make sure that they are suitable for a particular job: [often passive] Applicants for the job are carefully vetted.Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
(Definition of vet verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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