Origin of investigation
Examples from the Web for investigation
Was there an investigation of people at DOJ before they arrived at that conclusion?Ex-CBS Reporter Sharyl Attkisson’s Battle Royale With the Feds|Lloyd Grove|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The FBI has also been searching its records for any information that could assist the French investigation, a spokesperson added.U.S. Spies See Al Qaeda Fingerprints on Paris Massacre|Shane Harris, Nancy A. Youssef|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
She claims the FBI tried to enlist her as a cooperating source in their investigation.
The role of private investigators has stirred controversy in the investigation.U.S. Spies Say They Tracked ‘Sony Hackers’ For Years|Shane Harris|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The FCC investigation recently closed its comment period on the Marriott case.How ‘Ethical’ Hotel Chain Marriott Gouges Guests in the Name of Wi-Fi Security|Kyle Chayka|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And here I must admit that this is about as far as we have got at present in the investigation of this relationship.Astronomical Discovery|Herbert Hall Turner
I'm leaving the project immediately to set up a new team with Chavez, for the investigation of this phenomena.The Electronic Mind Reader|John Blaine
It not only challenges curiosity, but calls for investigation.The Lone Ranche|Captain Mayne Reid
(e) An investigation into conditions in women's lodging-houses in a Lancashire centre.Glimpses into the Abyss|Mary Higgs
I trust that this evidence will persuade you that an investigation should be made of my device.The Great Gray Plague|Raymond F. Jones
British Dictionary definitions for investigation
Word Origin and History for investigation
early 15c., from Old French investigacion (14c.), from Latin investigationem (nominative investigatio) "a searching into, a searching for," noun of action from past participle stem of investigare "to trace out, search after," from in- "in, into" (see in- (2)) + vestigare "to track, trace," from vestigium "footprint, track" (see vestige).