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English definition of “probe”

probe

verb [I, T]     /prəʊb/
to ask a lot of questions in order to discover information about something or someone: The interviewer probed deep into her private life. probing questions Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating valueQuestioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
(Definition of probe verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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