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fact finder

or fact-find·er


noun

a person who searches impartially for the facts or actualities of a subject or situation, especially one appointed to conduct an official investigation, as in a labor-management conflict.

Nearby words

facsimile catalog, facsimile machine, facsimile transmission, facsm, fact, fact finder, fact of life, fact-check, fact-finding, factice, facticity

Origin of fact finder

First recorded in 1925–30
Related formsfact-find·ing, noun, adjective
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