Pronunciation: (fīn'ding), [key]
1. the act of a person or thing that finds; discovery.
2. Often, findings. something that is found or ascertained.
3. Law.a decision or verdict after judicial inquiry.
4. findings,tools, materials, etc., used by artisans.
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