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analysis

noun [C/U]  /əˈnæl·ə·sɪs/ (plural analyses  /əˈnæl·əˌsiz/) us  
the process of studying or examining something in an organized way to learn more about it, or a particular study of something: [C] Chemical analysis of the woman’s dress revealed traces of blood. Analysis is also a short form of psychoanalysis.
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