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the perception that something has occurred or some state exists

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the act of detecting something

the detection that a signal is being received

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a police investigation to determine the perpetrator

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The machinery it has set up for the detection of crime is miserably ineffective--and yet only invent a moral epigram, saying that it works well, and you blind everybody to its blunders from that moment.
The certainty of immediate detection if he fired, flashed across his mind even in the midst of his fury; and he beat it twice with all the force he could summon, upon the upturned face that almost touched his own.
No: whatever might have been the general's crimes, he had certainly too much wit to let them sue for detection.
There were few people about at the time; most of these were congregated at the foot of the far end of the bluff, where they were so engrossed in ex-cited conversation that I felt but little fear of detection.
Detection is, or ought to be, an exact science, and should be treated in the same cold and unemotional manner.
She would never know freedom in love, but would remain forever a guilty wife, with the menace of detection hanging over her at every instant; deceiving her husband for the sake of a shameful connection with a man living apart and away from her, whose life she could never share.
said Edwards; “this drunken fellow will cause our detection, and we have not a moment to spare.
He dared not come to Bartlett's Buildings for fear of detection, and though their mutual impatience to meet, was not to be told, they could do nothing at present but write.
Detection could not be in your power, and suspicion certainly not in your inclination.
To enable rapid and reliable detection of poxviruses in clinical and environmental specimens, a diagnostic approach was developed to detect [less than or equal to] 3 PFU of infectious poxvirus particles in <5 hours.
Detection was established if a skin sample contained HPV DNA.
The answer lies in radiation detection equipment, either at their scrap supplier, their own facility--or both.
Smiths Detection, a world leading provider of chemical, explosives trace and X-ray detection systems, today introduced its wearable Lightweight Chemical Detector (LCD-FR), to the first responder market.
WATFORD, England -- Smiths Detection, part of the global technology business Smiths Group, today announces it has received a contract to supply the Qatar Government with chemical detection equipment to help protect the Asian Games in Doha this year.
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