indagation
I noun analysis, audit, careful search, careful study, challenge, check, close inquiry, dissection, examination, exhaustive inquiry, exhaustive study, exploration, exploratory examination, inquest, inquiry, inquisition, inspection, interrogation, investigation, minute investigation, narrow search, observation, perquisition, perscrutation, perusal, probe, quest, questioning, research, review, rigorous search, scrutation, scrutiny, search, searching investigation, strict examination, strict inquiry, strict search, study, systematic search, test, trial II index probe, research, scrutiny

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  • Indagation — In da*ga tion, n. [L. indagatio: cf. F. indagation.] Search; inquiry; investigation. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Indagation — Indagation, lat. dtsch., Aufspürung; Erforschung; indagiren, forschen; indago, lat., die Wahl eines Prälaten …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • indagation — noun see indagate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Indagation — In|da|ga|ti|on die; , en <aus gleichbed. lat. indagatio zu indagare, vgl. ↑indagieren> (veraltet) Aufspürung, Untersuchung …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • indagation — in·da·ga·tion …   English syllables

  • indagation — noun see indagate …   Useful english dictionary

  • indagate — indagation, n. indagative, adj. indagator, n. /in deuh gayt /, v.t., indagated, indagating. Archaic. to investigate; research. [1615 25; < L indagatus, ptp. of indagare to track down, v. deriv. of indago ring of beaters, nets, etc., for trapping… …   Universalium

  • scrutiny — scru·ti·ny / skrüt ən ē/ n pl nies: searching study or inquiry; specif: judicial investigation of the constitutionality of a statutory classification of persons under the equal protection clause of the U.S. Constitution see also intermediate 2,… …   Law dictionary

  • research — I noun analysis, careful search, close inquiry, eruditio, examination, experimentation, exploration, factfinding, indagation, inquest, inquiry, inquisition, inspection, investigation, observation, probe, pursuit, quest, questioning,… …   Law dictionary

  • probe — I noun analysis, careful search, critical examination, deep study, examination, exhaustive study, exploration, exploratory examination, indagation, inquiry, inspection, investigation, perquisition, perscrutation, pursuit, quest, research, review …   Law dictionary

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