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Spot checker? (3 letter answer)

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The answer VET is seen frequently, appearing about once every 110 puzzles.

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VET as a noun:

1. (veterinarian, veterinary, veterinary surgeon, vet) = a doctor who practices veterinary medicine
2. (veteran, vet, ex-serviceman) = a person who has served in the armed forces

VET as a verb:

1. work as a veterinarian; "She vetted for the farms in the area for many years"
2. examine carefully; "Someone should vet this report before it goes out"
3. provide (a person) with medical care
4. provide veterinary care for