Investigation

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Investigation Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically
  • an inquiry into unfamiliar or questionable activities; "there was a congressional probe into the scandal"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an inquiry into unfamiliar or questionable activities; "there was a congressional probe into the scandal" ,
  • the work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Investigation'


  • Investigation: information technology Investigation (film), a 2006 Bulgarian drama The Investigation, 1959 book by StanisÅ‚aw Lem The Investigation (play), 1965 play by
  • Safety Investigation Authority: The Safety Investigation Authority of Finland (SIAF, Finnish: Onnettomuustutkintakeskus "Accident Investigation Center", OTKES; Swedish: Olycksutredningscentralen)
  • Swedish Accident Investigation Authority: Swedish Accident Investigation Authority (Swedish: Statens haverikommission, or SHK, in English formerly the Swedish Accident Investigation Board) is a Swedish
  • Criminal Investigation Department: Sin D8 - Investigation Division / Planning D9 - Special Investigation Divisions D10 - Forensic Laboratory Divisions D11 - Sexual Investigation Divisions
  • Crime scene investigation: Crime scene investigation may refer to: Forensic inspection of a crime scene CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, a US television series
  • Aircraft Accident Investigation Committee: Japanese aviation accident investigation agency, see Aircraft Accident Investigation Commission. The Aircraft Accident Investigation Committee of Thailand
  • Criminal investigation: criminal investigation can include searching, interviews, interrogations, evidence collection and preservation and various methods of investigation. Modern-day
  • Accident Investigation Board Denmark: Accident Investigation Board Danish Maritime Authority (previously housed the accident investigation board for ships) Home page. Accident Investigation Board
  • Air Accident and Incident Investigation Board: Accident and Incident Investigation Board. Retrieved on 30 August 2014. "AAIIB Headquarters AIRCRAFT ACCIDENT AND INCIDENT INVESTIGATION BOARD MINISTRY OF
  • Papua New Guinea Accident Investigation Commission: "Contact." Papua New Guinea Accident Investigation Commission. Retrieved on April 23,2013. "PNG ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION COMMISSION P.O BOX 1709 BOROKO NATIONAL

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* You must pursue this investigation of Watergate even if it leads to the president. I'm innocent. You've got to believe I'm innocent. If you don't, take my job. - Richard Milhous Nixon

* Any doctrine that will not bear investigation is not a fit tenant for the mind of an honest man. - Robert G. Ingersoll

* Every investigation which is guided by principles of Nature fixes its ultimate aim entirely on gratifying the stomach. - Athenus


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