noun see indagate

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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 — 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 …   Law 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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