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Synonyms for search

examine

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inspect

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in search of

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  • seeking
  • looking for
  • hunting for
  • in pursuit of
  • on the lookout for
  • chasing after
  • on the track of
  • making inquiries concerning

search for something or someone

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search me!

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  • I don't know
  • beats me
  • I've no idea
  • I haven't got a clue
  • how should I know?
  • I haven't got the faintest or foggiest idea

Synonyms for search

to try to find something

to examine the person or personal effects of in order to find something lost or concealed

a thorough search of a place or persons

an attempting to accomplish or attain

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the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone

an investigation seeking answers

an operation that determines whether one or more of a set of items has a specified property

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the examination of alternative hypotheses

boarding and inspecting a ship on the high seas

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Because the studies retrieved by the literature search form the evidence base for a systematic review, it is essential that the search strategy, which is the data collection method for reviews, be reported in sufficient detail to enable the search to be replicated and evaluated [2, 27].
The literature search process can require a significant amount of time and organization.
The answer is the knowledge that the authors must know about the pros and cons of each literature search and the complementary pathways that should be used to retrieve most of the related work about a specific topic.
One can also do literature search using both American as well as British English as they have different spellings and there is a possibility that one might miss some important papers.
How do I conduct a literature search in animal behavior and what reference tools are available?
The researchers conducted a literature search focused on sleep disorders and eye disease, and found a series of ophthalmologic conditions associated with obstructive sleep apnea.
A literature search yielded less than a hundred publications.
A literature search was done, hoping that there would be an article or case study that could assist us.
Researchers with a doctoral degree differed significantly from the other two groups for seven sources, and for five of seven sources they are the most frequent users: conference papers, research publications, university libraries, CD-ROM literature search, and abstracts/indexes.
The RIFM database can function as a focused literature search on fragrance ingredients in preparation for REACH registration.
This topic is so well researched, perhaps a literature search and compilation of the findings to produce a comprehensive overview of the subject might be the best use of the researchers' time.
By computer literature search and communication with authors of unpublished information, all IMA data were considered.
The PRC provides information and clinical consultations for health professionals via e-mail and telephone, and offers them library and literature search services.
The Access database, known as the NLN Literature Search Database[c], was originally developed by Dr.