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

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Ghulam Hussain pointed out that the CPLC is very helpful, particularly, in ascertaining the address of the bodies.
international organizations work on ascertaining the fate of Asgari with all
People unwittingly forward such e-mails to several people without ascertaining the facts.
The measurement movement has been very strong in ascertaining how much pupils learn with its annual testing in grades three through eight and an exit test (No child Left Behind, passed by Congress and signed by the President in 20020.
An examination of tax shelter case law will reveal situations in which courts have held that a practitioner did not act with due diligence in ascertaining the facts.
817 states the "revenue" should be evaluated by ascertaining that the buyer had a substantial purpose for ordering the goods on a bill-and-hold basis.
IFRIC 4, Determining whether an Arrangement contains a Lease, provides guidance on ascertaining whether arrangements not in the legal form of a lease, such as "take-or-pay" contracts, nevertheless should be accounted for according to IAS 17, Leases.
Neither of them had any way of ascertaining the nature of hydrogen bonds, which are ten times weaker than the covalent bonds between oxygen and hydrogen, but which still require a lot of energy to break, resulting in slow melting of ice at above zero temperatures.
Active surveillance mechanisms for ascertaining subtle changes that the developing personality may undergo as a result of a psychotropic drug's impact on brain neurotransmitters should be developed.
Give Atlanta credit for trying: When the company was unsuccessful in ascertaining such basic information as stage dimensions, they dispatched a staff member to measure the stages in all four cities.
By ascertaining which photons were correctly measured, the sender and receiver could derive a code, known only to them, which would serve as a key for encrypting and deciphering messages.
With these assumptions, one reduces the assessment problem to ascertaining whether or not the physician selected the correct intervention, which depends on arriving at the correct patient diagnostic classification, and judging whether or not interventions were implemented properly.
Other chapters cover the Hemmholtz energy of formation, internal energy of formation and entropy of formation, useful in modeling and ascertaining the energy of explosions.
Answering to query she said that even such persons are held in various Indian jails whose nationality is yet to be ascertained while action is taken after ascertaining nationality.