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Synonyms of research in English:


  • 1 a group set up to oppose the use of animals in medical research
  • 2 (researches) he could no longer afford to continue his researches
    experiments, experimentation, tests, enquiries, studies, analyses, work
  • verb

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  • 1 the phenomenon has been widely researched
    investigate, conduct investigations into, study, enquire into, make enquiries into, look into, probe, explore, analyse, examine, scrutinize, inspect, review, assess
  • 2 I researched all the available material on the subject
    study, read, read up on, pore over, delve into, dig into, sift through
    informal check out
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