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analysis

noun [C, U]
 
 
/əˈnæləsɪs/ ( plural analyses /əˈnæləsiːz/)
B2 the process of analysing something: a detailed analysis A sample of soil was sent for analysis.Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
Translations of “analysis”
in Korean 분석…
in Arabic تَحْليل…
in French analyse, psychanalyse…
in Turkish analiz, irdeleme, inceleme…
in Italian analisi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 分析…
in Russian анализ…
in Polish analiza…
in Spanish análisis, psicoanálisis…
in Portuguese análise…
in German die Analyse…
in Catalan anàlisi…
in Japanese 分析, 解析…
in Chinese (Simplified) 分析…
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