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to obtain knowledge or awareness of something not known before, as through observation or study

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Your probity," replied the stranger, "is so well known to the prefect that he wishes as a magistrate to ascertain from you some particulars connected with the public safety, to ascertain which I am deputed to see you.
This was all the visitor wished to ascertain, or, rather, all the Englishman appeared to know.
In order to ascertain the real character of the government, it may be considered in relation to the foundation on which it is to be established; to the sources from which its ordinary powers are to be drawn; to the operation of those powers; to the extent of them; and to the authority by which future changes in the government are to be introduced.
Many of them reject the fruit altogether except at a particular period of its growth, which, incredible as it may appear, they seemed to me to be able to ascertain within an hour or two.
He said that the reason behind the second consecutive mishaps has yet to be ascertained as what the engineers were trying to ascertain either it is some technical fault or both the mishaps occurred accidently.
ISLAMABAD -- Supreme Court (SC) has declared unsatisfactory secretary health Sindh report on the matter of deaths of children in Mathi and sought report within 15 days from the committee constituted to ascertain causes l leading to the death of the children.
A board official said an internal inquiry would be launched into the incident to ascertain what caused the blaze and to assess the damage done to the official record.
The inquiry was ordered to ascertain the veracity of corruption reports and whether the audit of NGO and INGOs was conducted as per law.
The government has asked the Business Regulatory Review Agency (BRRA) to ascertain the regulatory effect of the Statutory Instrument (SI) to shift transport of 30 per cent of bulk cargoes from road to rail.
Another source at the agency stated that investigations would be conducted to ascertain the cause of the incident and would be made public by 27th, December 2017.
Presidential Commissioner Photis Photiou said on Saturday that despite the obstacles raised by the Turkish side, "we continue and will continue to do everything possible to ascertain the fate of every missing person".
The medical board would also ascertain the nature of their diseases and propose further course of the management as well as to ascertain the estimated cost.
Assam Director General of Police Mukesh Sahay said police are questioning the duo to ascertain the motive behind the circulation of the SMS.
As of now, hindi pa natin matukoy na sila talaga ang nag-iwan ng IED sa Roxas Boulevard (As of now, we cannot ascertain yet if they were the ones who left the IED on Roxas Boulevard),' National Capital Region Police Office head Chief Supt.
It was also decided to ascertain the opinion of council of Islamic Ideology (C11) and Ulema-e-Keram in this respect.