‘Vetting’ (v.)

Ever since I first encountered this word in Le Carré’s  ‘Smiley’ novels, I wondered where it came from. Now I know. Thank you, Ben Yagoda.

 

http://britishisms.wordpress.com/2011/05/08/vet/

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