HyperDic: finding

English > 3 senses of the word finding:
NOUNactfinding, determinationthe act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation
actfindingthe decision of a court on issues of fact or law
objectfindingsomething that is found
finding > pronunciation
Soundsfay'ndihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > finding: 3 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation.
Synonymdetermination
Narrowerdesignation, identificationThe act of designating or identifying something
falsification, falsifying, disproof, refutation, refutalThe act of determining that something is false / false / false / false / false
localization, localisation, location, locating, fixA determination of the place where something is
predeterminationThe act of determining or ordaining in advance what is to take place
rectificationDetermination of the length of a curve
redeterminationDetermining again
resolution, solvingFinding a solution / solution to a problem
validation, proof, substantiationThe act of validating
Broaderdiscovery, find, uncoveringThe act of discovering something
Spanishdeterminación, hallazgo
Catalantroballa
Verbsfinddiscover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of
English > finding: 3 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe decision of a court on issues of fact or law.
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
Narrowerfinding of law, conclusion of lawA finding as to the applicability of a rule of law to particular facts
verdict, finding of fact(law) the findings of a jury on issues of fact submitted to it for decision
Broaderjudgment, judgement, judicial decision(law) the determination by a court of competent jurisdiction on matters submitted to it
Spanishfallo
Catalandecisió
Verbsfinddecide on and make a declaration about
English > finding: 3 senses > noun 3, object
MeaningSomething that is found.
Examples
  • "the findings in the gastrointestinal tract indicate that he died several hours after dinner"
  • "an area rich in archaeological findings"
Broaderobject, physical objectA tangible and visible entity
Verbsfindestablish after a calculation, investigation, experiment / experiment, survey, or study
findmake a discovery, make a new finding
finddiscover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of

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