Definition of detection in English:

detection

Line breaks: de|tec¦tion
Pronunciation: /dɪˈtɛkʃ(ə)n
 
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noun

[mass noun]

Origin

late 15th century (in the sense 'revelation of what is concealed'): from late Latin detectio(n-), from Latin detegere 'uncover' (see detect).

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