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

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By an observation of Jupiter's satellites, with a Dolland reflecting telescope, Captain Bonneville ascertained the longitude to be 102 57' west of Greenwich.
In this way they proceeded until Aiken had ascertained the channel, when signal was given from the ship for him to return on board.
Summary: Panaji (Goa) [India] July 23 (ANI): Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Tuesday said that the state government could not ascertain a time-frame to restart the mining industry in the state.
Joseph said: 'We are yet ascertain the cause of the fire incident but we have commenced our investigation into it.'
The inquiry team was tasked to ascertain why the raiding party had not informed the Islamabad police prior to the raid, why the raid was conducted in haste and what the emergency was.
Islamabad -- Chief Justice of Pakistan Asif Saeed Khosa on Wednesday formed a seven-member larger bench to ascertain the definition of 'terrorism'.
Nimrah's uncle said the family wants a post-mortem to be conducted to ascertain whose bullet hit the 22-year-old.
class="MsoNormalIn addition, in the absence of expert voice analysis to ascertain the veracity of the recordings, it was not possible for the committee to determine if indeed it was Mr Malde soliciting for the bribe in the audio recording.
1 (BNA): The Media Committee of 2018 elections continued to review the voters lists at the ministries and economic establishments to help employees ascertain of the existence of their names on the lists.
It is only after getting hold of the next draft can we ascertain the cause and means of the tabdeeli.
ISLAMABAD -- The Army on Sunday demanded Supreme Court of initiate 'process to ascertain the veracity of allegations levelled against state institutions' by the Islamabad High Court judge Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui.
Summary: The police are yet to ascertain whether the death was a case of suicide or accidental.
Sakwa said the security team resolved that Kebs officials take samples of the sugar and oil for further tests in Nairobi to ascertain if they are safe for human consumption.
KARACHI -- Despite the passage of a day after an Uber driver, identified as 50-year-old Shahnawaz, was shot dead in the city, police officials investigating the murder have yet to ascertain the motive behind the murder.
The law stipulates that the Lands Office must ascertain the value of the property on the relevant (sales) date, based on the market value on the date of sale.