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investigate

  
  ( investigates    3rd person present)   ( investigating    present participle)   ( investigated    past tense & past participle  ) If someone, especially an official, investigates an event, situation, or claim, they try to find out what happened or what is the truth.      verb  
Gas officials are investigating the cause of an explosion which badly damaged a house in Hampshire...      V n  
Police are still investigating how the accident happened.      V wh, Also V  
   investigation            ( investigations    plural)    n-var   oft N into n  
He ordered an investigation into the affair...     
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investigation

  
  
analysis, enquiry, examination, exploration, fact finding, hearing, inquest, inquiry, inspection, probe, recce     (slang)   research, review, scrutiny, search, study, survey  

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! Cyber investigation n.
Cyber investigation is electronic method conducted through electronic system to search and discover the online facts or information.
[Tech.];[Leg.] Cyber investigation is electronic method conducted through electronic system to search the online facts

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