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Synonyms for probe

Synonyms for probe

the act or an instance of exploring or investigating

something, as a remark, used to determine the attitude of another


a seeking of knowledge, data, or the truth about something

to go into or through for the purpose of making discoveries or acquiring information

to test the attitude of

Synonyms for probe

an inquiry into unfamiliar or questionable activities

a flexible slender surgical instrument with a blunt end that is used to explore wounds or body cavities

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an exploratory action or expedition

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an investigation conducted using a flexible surgical instrument to explore an injury or a body cavity

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question or examine thoroughly and closely

examine physically with or as if with a probe

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Lt Gen (Retd) Abdul Qayyum said the probe commission should be authorized to frame its own Terms of References (ToRs) and it should be made fully empowered.
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Traditionally, investigators have used the periodontal probe to detect the presence and progression of some periodontal diseases, such as chronic periodontitis, by evaluating numerical data and/or clinical signs of inflammation.
Oxford Instruments reckons its UVTouch OES probe for positive material identification work is the only alloy analyser probe that comes with a 10m flexible connection cable.
A coordinate measuring machine with a suitably small probe can be used to measure micro-features such as the diameter and form of small holes (often about 100 m in diameter).
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