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Definition of INVESTIGATE:


  • Carry out a systematic or formal inquiry to discover and examine the facts of (an incident, allegation, etc.) so as to establish the truth
  • Carry out research or study into (a subject, typically one in a scientific or academic field) so as to discover facts or information
  • Make a check to find out something
  • Make inquiries as to the character, activities, or background of (someone)
  • to observe or study by close examination and systematic inquiry [v INVESTIGATED, INVESTIGATING, INVESTIGATES]
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