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Lewis : discussio

discussio, discussĭo, ōnis, f. discutio (very rare). A shaking, Sen. Q. N. 6, 19, 2.

An examination, discussion. In gen. (late Lat. for disputatio, quaestio): sequitur illa discussio, quid sit, etc., Macr. Somn. Scip. 1, 16, 8; Tert. Pudic. 11.

In partic., in the later period of the empire, a revision of the public accounts in the provinces, Cod. Just. 10, 30, 1; Symm. Ep. 5, 74.