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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: Investigation or Investigations may refer to: Criminal investigation Investigation, the work of a private investigator Investigation, the work of a detective
  • Fire investigation: Fire investigation, sometimes referred to as cause and origin investigation, is the analysis of fire-related incidents. After firefighters extinguish a
  • Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation: When the Bureau of Investigation (BOI) was established in 1908, its head was called the Chief of the Bureau of Investigation. It was changed to the
  • Air Accidents Investigation Branch: Investigation Branch" redirects here. For other uses, see Accident Investigation Branch. The Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) investigates air
  • Swedish Accident Investigation Authority: Swedish Accident Investigation Authority (Swedish: Statens haverikommission, or SHK, in English formerly the Swedish Accident Investigation Board) is a Swedish
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation: in 1908 as the Bureau of Investigation, the BOI or BI for short. Its name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in 1935. The FBI headquarters
  • Criminal investigation: criminal investigation can include searching, interviews, interrogations, evidence collection and preservation and various methods of investigation. Modern-day
  • Aviation and Railway Accident Investigation Board: It was a merger of the Korea Aviation Accident Investigation Board and the Railway Accident Investigation Board. Its headquarters is in the MOLIT offices
  • Safety Investigation Authority: The Safety Investigation Authority of Finland (SIAF, Finnish: Onnettomuustutkintakeskus "Accident Investigation Center", OTKES; Swedish: Olycksutredningscentralen)
  • Investigation Discovery Europe: is about the European channel. For the US channel, see Investigation Discovery. Investigation Discovery (abbreviated as ID) is a television channel available

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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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