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research

noun [U]  us   /ˈri·sɜrtʃ, rɪˈsɜrtʃ/
a detailed study of a subject in order to discover information or achieve a new understanding of it: medical/scientific research The US government has funded some research on high-speed trains. I like doing research.
research
verb [I/T]  us   /rɪˈsɜrtʃ, ˈri·sɜrtʃ/
[T] Obviously they didn’t research it and get enough information.
researcher
noun [C]  us   /rɪˈsɜr·tʃər, ˈriˌsɜr-/
Translations of “research”
in Arabic بَحْث…
in Korean 연구, 조사…
in Malaysian kajian…
in French (de) recherche…
in Turkish araştırma, inceleme, tetkik…
in Italian ricerca, ricerche…
in Chinese (Traditional) 研究, 調查, 探索…
in Russian исследование…
in Polish badania (naukowe)…
in Vietnamese cuộc nghiên cứu…
in Spanish investigación…
in Portuguese pesquisa…
in Thai การวิจัย…
in German die Forschung, Forschungs-……
in Catalan investigació…
in Japanese 調査, 研究, リサーチ…
in Indonesian penelitian…
in Chinese (Simplified) 研究, 调查, 探索…
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