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See meteorite.

What does it mean when you dream about finding something?

Finding an object in a dream often symbolizes discovering something in our lives—finding our sense of self-identity; finding our place. The dream might also be drawing on the meaning of common idioms, such as to “find out,” “find one’s bearings,” or “fault finding.”


(industrial engineering)
The therblig representing the mental reaction which occurs on recognizing an object at the end of the elemental motion search; now seldom used.


An external DOS/Windows command that provides a "case sensitive" search for text in a file. Find is also used to locate files based on the text within the file name (see filters and pipes). Grep is the Mac/Unix/Linux counterpart to Find; however, there are third-party grep utilities for Windows as well (see grep).

The following example locates all the batch files in the current folder that contain the text XCOPY:
find "xcopy" *.bat
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In particular, there is a significant risk of bankruptcy if certain claims against the Company do not settle but are actually litigated or if there is an adverse finding against the Company.
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We will ask the Court to set aside the decision against TCPI on business interference, as well as the finding against Mr.
While the passing of the information was found to be in breach of the code, the commission did make any finding against Ms Weaver.
The finding against the doctor was $10 million in punitive damages, and against the facility, $50 million in actual damages.
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