Inspection means the act by inspection program personnel of:
(1) Determining, according to these regulations, the class, quality, quantity, or condition of any product by examining each unit thereof or a representative sample drawn by inspection program personnel;
(2) Issuing a certificate; or
(3) Identifying, when requested by the applicant, any product by means of official identification pursuant to the Act and this part.
9 CFR § 592.2
For the purpose of the regulations in this part, unless the context otherwise requires, the following terms shall be construed, respectively: