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Overview of noun research

The noun research has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (46) research

(systematic investigation to establish facts)

2. (6) inquiry, enquiry, research

(a search for knowledge; "their pottery deserves more research than it has received")


Overview of verb research

The verb research has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) research

(attempt to find out in a systematically and scientific manner; "The student researched the history of that word")

2. research, search, explore

(inquire into; "the students had to research the history of the Second World War for their history project"; "He searched for information on his relatives on the web"; "Scientists are exploring the nature of consciousness")

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