Pronunciation: (rē-sûrch'), [key]
to search or search for again.
Pronunciation: (ri-sûrch', rē'sûrch), [key]
1. diligent and systematic inquiry or investigation into a subject in order to discover or revise facts, theories, applications, etc.: recent research in medicine.
2. a particular instance or piece of research.
to make researches; investigate carefully.
to make an extensive investigation into: to research a matter thoroughly.
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