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Definition of going-over noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    going-over

     noun
    noun
    BrE
     
    ; NAmE
     
    [singular] (informal)
     
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  1. 1a thorough examination of somebody/something The garage gave the car a thorough going-over.
  2. 2a serious physical attack on somebody The gang gave him a real going-over.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: going-over