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research

[ri′sərch]
(science and technology)
Scientific investigation aimed at discovering and applying new facts, techniques, and natural laws.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Those whose extensive researches have given them the means of judging my backslidings with more severity, will probably be lenient in proportion to their knowledge of the difficulty of my task.
"I only hope Boyle is sticking to scientific researches," said Horne Fisher.
Pickwick's) researches, and smarting under the censure which had been heaped upon his own feeble attempts at rivalry, now took this vile and calumnious mode of
The current status of school counseling outcome research. Retrieved December 15, 2005, from http://www.umass.edu/schoolcounseling/Research_Monographs.htm
While an important tool, market research can be a tricky for research analysts.
In its final form, the plan is a blend of input from the many disparate stakeholders in the NIEHS research enterprise and Schwartz's views about the role of the institute.
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Top healthcare research institutions, architecture firms and the National Institutes of Health are doing their part to revolutionize patient care and provide a window of hope.
There will be dozens of people performing research for the school, not all of them doctors or medical students, and not all of them in Thunder Bay or Sudbury.
What we're suggesting is that all suppliers need to become involved in some way in consumer research. The level of the research, however, is dependent on the place of the supplier within the value chain.
It also quietly announces that embryonic stem cell research has advanced to where national research funding, moral positioning, and private interests begin to intersect.
For decades, corporate R & D leaders and university researchers have looked at each other across a broad chasm: Companies have wanted access to research they can commercialize quickly, often within a fiscal quarter, and they've had scant patience for the academic pursuit of the frontiers of knowledge, or basic research.