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1. investigation

noun. ['ˌɪnˌvɛstəˈgeɪʃən'] an inquiry into unfamiliar or questionable activities.

Synonyms

  • research
  • inquiry
  • enquiry
  • fishing expedition

Antonyms

  • unearned run
  • earned run
  • mistrust
  • distrust

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  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
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  • internationalization
  • industrialization
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  • self-determination
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  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

2. investigation

noun. ['ˌɪnˌvɛstəˈgeɪʃən'] the work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically.

Synonyms

  • research
  • reckoning
  • inquiry
  • empiricism
  • examination
  • tally
  • police work
  • count
  • scrutiny
  • work
  • wiretap
  • testing
  • analysis
  • tabulation
  • investigating
  • counting
  • enumeration
  • search
  • police investigation
  • enquiry
  • numeration

Antonyms

  • ride
  • answer
  • differ
  • disagree

3. police

noun. ['pəˈliːs'] the force of policemen and officers.

Synonyms

  • police officer
  • secret police
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • constabulary
  • Europol
  • force
  • gendarmery
  • SS
  • RCMP
  • posse
  • Mutawa
  • law
  • Mutawa'een
  • posse comitatus
  • personnel
  • police force
  • gendarmerie
  • New Scotland Yard
  • Scotland Yard
  • Schutzstaffel
  • European Law Enforcement Organisation
  • Mounties
  • officer
  • policeman

Antonyms

  • pull
  • attract
  • centripetal force
  • repulsion

Etymology

  • police (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • politia (Latin)

4. police

verb. ['pəˈliːs'] maintain the security of by carrying out a patrol.

Synonyms

  • guard

Antonyms

  • centrifugal force
  • adduct

Etymology

  • police (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • politia (Latin)
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