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English definition of “determine”

determine

verb [T]
 
 
/dɪˈtɜːmɪn/
FIND to discover the facts or truth about something: [+ question word] The doctors are still unable to determine what is wrong.Finding and discovering
DECIDE to decide what will happen: [+ question word] Her exam results will determine which university she goes to.Decisions and decidingAffecting and influencing
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