verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of research
synonym study for research
OTHER WORDS FROM researchre·search·a·ble, adjectivere·search·er, re·search·ist, nounpro·re·search, adjectiveun·der·re·search, verb (used with object)
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH researchre-search, research
Definition for research (2 of 2)
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH re-searchre-search , research
Example sentences from the Web for research
Eating disorders, researchers believed, were essentially more severe forms of disordered eating.How Skinny Is Too Skinny? Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models|Carrie Arnold|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Each individual race involves an unusual collaboration between researchers, manufacturers, and public-health entities.
But most of this gap, say the researchers who carried out the study, is due to discrimination.
“Hence, there might be a net benefit, at least to some females, of breeding within the natal group,” the researchers speculate.Mongooses, Meerkats, and Ants, Oh My! Why Some Animals Keep Mating All in the Family|Helen Thompson|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By Jerome Groopman, New Yorker Researchers get closer to outwitting a killer.
A half-dozen researchers from some institute, willing to pay well for the chance to study the local life forms.Deathworld|Harry Harrison
Nor can I, but a pah of amateur psychical researchers hastened to sleep a night at Tushielaw.Highways and Byways in The Border|Andrew Lang
The researchers dispensed the materials—a single shot in the right arm, a sensitivity control in the left.
For the three researchers, the olfactory acuity had reached agonizing proportions.
It remained gone fifteen seconds, while a hundred researchers held their breaths.Starman's Quest|Robert Silverberg