[ an-l-ahyz ]
/ ˈæn lˌaɪz /
verb (used with object), an·a·lysed, an·a·lys·ing.Chiefly British.
a variant of analyze.
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Example sentences from the Web for analyse
Analysing the purpose of God in the outpouring of the Holy Ghost, we see its application to ourselves in several ways.Standards of Life and Service|T. H. Howard
British Dictionary definitions for analyse
/ (ˈænəˌlaɪz) /
to examine in detail in order to discover meaning, essential features, etc
to break down into components or essential featuresto analyse a financial structure
to make a mathematical, chemical, grammatical, etc, analysis of
another word for psychoanalyse
Derived forms of analyseanalysable or US analyzable, adjectiveanalysation or US analyzation, nounanalyser or US analyzer, noun
Word Origin for analyse
C17: back formation from analysis
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