Cursory – meaning of the word and examples

Going rapidly over something, without noticing details; hasty; superficial: (Dictionary.com)

To quick and probably not detailed. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Rapidly and often superficially performed or produced: Hasty. (Merriam – Webster)

Hasty and therefore not thorough or detailed. (Oxford Dictionaries)

A cursory glance or examination is a brief one in which you do not pay much attention to detail. (Collins Dictionary)

Examples

A Cursory Review of Surgical Methods for the Extirpation of Hemorrhoids.

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJM190904081601403

Cursory Remarks on the Administration of the late Governor General of India …

https://books.google.gr/books?id=_y9fAAAAcAAJ&pg=PA27&lpg=PA27&dq=cursory&source=bl&ots=D3Gu2JN09W&sig=OjmxjRGShf9bVBAIAWp_G84Au38&hl=el&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwi89vKOmprfAhWo4IUKHZYLDKI4RhDoATAHegQIBBAB#v=onepage&q=cursory&f=false

Against Cursory Treatments in Ethics of Medical Migration from Underserved Countries.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5527050/

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