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English definition of “fact-finding”

fact-finding

adjective [before noun]     /ˈfæktˌfaɪn.dɪŋ/
done in order to discover information for your company, government, etc.: a fact-finding mission/tripAnalysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
(Definition of fact-finding adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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