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- n. The act of ascertaining.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of ascertaining; a reducing to certainty; a finding out by investigation; discovery.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of fixing or determining; a reducing to certainty.
- n. The act of attaining certainty; the acquirement of certain knowledge concerning something; a finding out.
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