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interrogate

(1) To search, sum or count records in a file. See query.

(2) To test the condition or status of a terminal or computer system.
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interrogate

To send coded signals of IFF (identification friend or foe) or SSR (secondary surveillance radar) to trigger their transponders.
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Should any one else interrogate you, say to him what you have said to me, but do not breathe a word of this letter."
The commissary then, instead of continuing to interrogate him, made him a long speech upon the danger there is for an obscure citizen to meddle with public matters.
Download Oweidat interrogates arrestees in case of Roya Hamoush's murder NNA - First investigating judge in Beirut, Ghassan Oweidat, launched his investigations into the murder of young man Roy Hamoush and the attempted murder of young man Johnny Nassar.
"When shootings take place in regions where there are lots of arms outside of state jurisdiction the army doesn't raid houses or interrogate the inhabitants or anything like that," the source said, "In Fanar, however, where Christians barely have handguns, the army interrogates inhabitants extensively.