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1. research

noun. ['riːˈsɝːtʃ, ˈriːsɝtʃ'] systematic investigation to establish facts.

Synonyms

  • investigating
  • probe
  • microscopy
  • market research
  • scientific research
  • field work
  • research project
  • investigation
  • operations research

Antonyms

  • divergent thinking
  • unbelief
  • inactivity

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2. research

noun. ['riːˈsɝːtʃ, ˈriːsɝtʃ'] a search for knowledge.

Synonyms

  • empirical research
  • heraldry
  • probe
  • inquiry
  • problem solving
  • experimentation
  • canvass
  • enquiry
  • public opinion poll
  • opinion poll
  • investigation
  • nature study
  • experiment

3. advanced

adjective. ['ədˈvænst'] farther along in physical or mental development.

Antonyms

  • inactive

Etymology

  • -ed (English)
  • -od (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • advance (English)
  • avancer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. advanced

adjective. ['ədˈvænst'] comparatively late in a course of development.

Synonyms

  • late

Antonyms

  • fixed-width font
  • classical

Etymology

  • -ed (English)
  • -od (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • advance (English)
  • avancer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. advanced

adjective. ['ədˈvænst'] ahead of the times.

Synonyms

  • innovative
  • modern
  • progressive

Antonyms

  • disordered
  • decreasing
  • illiterate
  • endemic

Etymology

  • -ed (English)
  • -od (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • advance (English)
  • avancer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. advanced

adjective. ['ədˈvænst'] at a higher level in training or knowledge or skill.

Antonyms

  • conservative

Etymology

  • -ed (English)
  • -od (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • advance (English)
  • avancer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. defense

noun. ['dɪˈfɛns'] (military) military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies.

Synonyms

  • chemical defense
  • BW defense
  • biological defense
  • deliberate defence
  • air defense
  • hasty defence
  • biodefense
  • defence
  • biological warfare defense
  • biodefence
  • chemical defence
  • deliberate defense
  • stand
  • umbrella
  • hasty defense
  • defensive measure
  • BW defence
  • biological warfare defence
  • biological defence
  • military action
  • mining
  • minelaying

Antonyms

  • inactiveness
  • inaction
  • forbid
  • disallow

8. defense

noun. ['dɪˈfɛns'] protection from harm.

Synonyms

  • defence

Antonyms

  • stabilization
  • dormant

9. agency

noun. ['ˈeɪdʒənsi'] an administrative unit of government.

Synonyms

  • Comptroller of the Currency
  • CCRC
  • National Institutes of Health
  • Federal Housing Administration
  • U. S. Coast Guard
  • Air Force Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance
  • National Climatic Data Center
  • Defense Logistics Agency
  • DISA
  • CTC
  • Financial Management Service
  • Food and Drug Administration
  • Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  • NIH
  • Government Printing Office
  • Government Accounting Office
  • authority
  • Center for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Marine Corps Intelligence Activity
  • GPO
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • independent agency
  • National Technical Information Service
  • bureau
  • AFISR
  • Advanced Research and Development Activity
  • Naval Special Warfare
  • organ
  • United States Border Patrol
  • U. S. Army
  • Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division
  • law enforcement agency
  • NGB
  • Federal Aviation Agency
  • Counterterrorist Center
  • USN
  • Air Force ISR
  • Naval Underwater Warfare Center
  • DTIC
  • National Guard Bureau
  • NTIS
  • DARPA
  • Technology Administration
  • Bureau of Engraving and Printing
  • US Army
  • administrative unit
  • Internal Revenue Service
  • Nonproliferation Center
  • ARDA
  • NUWC
  • FAA
  • Army Intelligence
  • BMDO
  • Customs Service
  • Bureau of Diplomatic Security
  • office
  • NCDC
  • Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service
  • United States Fish and Wildlife Service
  • ONI
  • US Border Patrol
  • NIST
  • Defense Technical Information Center
  • NSWC
  • Immigration and Naturalization Service
  • AI
  • NSW
  • GAO
  • federal agency
  • Ballistic Missile Defense Organization
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Casualty Care Research Center
  • US Coast Guard
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration
  • PHS
  • FDA
  • executive agency
  • INR
  • Defense Information Systems Agency
  • National Park Service
  • DRMS
  • United States Navy
  • Army
  • U. S. Air Force
  • Bureau of Justice Statistics
  • LABLINK
  • United States Air Force
  • United States Government Printing Office
  • Patent Office
  • NAWCWPNS
  • Office of Naval Intelligence
  • USAF
  • BJA
  • Naval Surface Warfare Center
  • National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
  • Patent and Trademark Office Database
  • United States Coast Guard
  • DS
  • Customs Bureau
  • Navy
  • OSHA
  • Bureau of Justice Assistance
  • Bureau of Intelligence and Research
  • United States Government Accounting Office
  • NGA
  • US Government Printing Office
  • United States Public Health Service
  • INS
  • Department of Defense Laboratory System
  • FHA
  • MCIA
  • NPC
  • DOEI
  • United States Army
  • FWS
  • USCB
  • Office of Intelligence Support
  • Department of Energy Intelligence
  • government agency
  • US Air Force
  • Bureau of Customs
  • CDC
  • Foreign Service
  • National Weather Service
  • Air Force
  • US Navy
  • Census Bureau
  • Transportation Security Administration
  • TSA
  • Bureau of the Census
  • BJS
  • administrative body
  • local authority
  • USA
  • OIS
  • IRS

Antonyms

  • silence
  • walk
  • disadvantageous
  • useless

Etymology

  • agentia (English)
  • agens (Latin)

10. agency

noun. ['ˈeɪdʒənsi'] a business that serves other businesses.

Synonyms

  • business organization
  • news agency
  • mercantile agency
  • press association
  • travel agency
  • press agency
  • employment agency
  • business concern
  • ad agency
  • news organization
  • concern
  • detective agency
  • service agency
  • credit bureau
  • business organisation
  • news organisation
  • service firm
  • commercial agency
  • advertising agency
  • transfer agent
  • service bureau
  • business
  • wire service

Antonyms

  • receptor
  • unconcern
  • devoice
  • passive voice

Etymology

  • agentia (English)
  • agens (Latin)
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