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  • 1 Therapies under investigation for multiple sclerosis — Scientists continue their efforts to create new and better therapies for multiple sclerosis. There are a number of treatments under investigation that may improve function, curtail attacks, or limit the progression of the underlying disease. Many …

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  • 2 investigation — n. 1) to carry out, conduct, make; launch an investigation 2) a cursory, perfunctory; impartial; painstaking, thorough investigation 3) a criminal; police investigation 4) an investigation into, of (to launch an investigation into charges of… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 3 investigation — A formal SFA examination into the activities of a firm or registered person. Firms or individuals involved are served with a written Notice of Investigation . Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein financial glossary * * * investigate in‧ves‧ti‧gate… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 investigation — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ careful, close, detailed ▪ extensive ▪ The authorities conducted an extensive investigation into his tax affairs. ▪ full, in depth …

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  • 5 investigation — in|ves|ti|ga|tion W2 [ınˌvestıˈgeıʃən] n 1.) an official attempt to find out the truth about or the causes of something such as a crime, accident, or scientific problem ▪ The investigation continued for nearly three years. investigation into ▪… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 investigation */*/*/ — UK [ɪnˌvestɪˈɡeɪʃ(ə)n] / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms investigation : singular investigation plural investigations the process of trying to find out all the details or facts about something in order to discover who or what caused it …

    English dictionary

  • 7 investigation — in|ves|ti|ga|tion [ ın,vestı geıʃn ] noun count or uncount *** the process of trying to find out all the details or facts about something in order to learn who or what caused it or how it happened: There were no new suspects in the murder, but… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 8 under — un|der [ ʌndər ] function word *** Under can be used in the following ways: as a preposition (followed by a noun or number): There are piles of books under my desk. The total cost of the project is just under $3 million. The technology has been… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 9 under — [[t]ʌ̱ndə(r)[/t]] ♦ (In addition to the uses shown below, under is also used in phrasal verbs such as go under and knuckle under .) 1) PREP If a person or thing is under something, they are at a lower level than that thing, and may be covered or… …

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  • 10 under */*/*/ — UK [ˈʌndə(r)] / US [ˈʌndər] adverb, preposition Summary: Under can be used in the following ways: as a preposition (followed by a noun or number): There are piles of books under my desk. ♦ The total cost of the project is just under £2.2 million …

    English dictionary

  • 11 investigation*/*/*/ — [ɪnˌvestɪˈgeɪʃ(ə)n] noun [C/U] the process of trying to find out all the facts about something in order to discover who or what caused it or how it happened The murder investigation is continuing.[/ex] She is still under investigation (= being… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 12 Investigation Discovery — Launched 1996 Owned by Discovery Communications, Inc. Picture format 480i (SDTV) 1080i (HDTV) Headquarters …

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  • 13 Investigation Discovery (Canada) — Investigation Discovery Investigation Discovery logo Launched September 7, 2001 Owned by Bell Media Picture format HDTV (Launching Soon) …

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  • 14 Under Pressure — «Under Pressure» Sencillo de Queen con David Bowie del álbum Hot Space Formato Disco de vinilo Grabación Julio de 1981 Género(s) Glam rock …

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  • 15 investigation — probe, inquest, inquisition, inquiry, research Analogous words: inspection, examination, scrutiny, audit (see under SCRUTINIZE): surveying or survey, observing or observation (see corresponding verbs at SEE) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 16 Investigation into the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 — The investigation into the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 began at 19:03 on December 21, 1988 when Pan Am Flight 103 was blown up over Lockerbie in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland. The investigatorsIn Scotland, responsibility for the investigation… …

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  • 17 Investigation and the arrest of Alfred Dreyfus — The Dreyfus Affair began when a bordereau (detailed memorandum) disclosing French military secrets was found in the possession of the Germans. Blame was quickly pinned upon Alfred Dreyfus.French EspionageAmong the military services reorganized… …

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  • 18 Under Secretary of the Treasury for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence — The Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence is a position within the United States Department of the Treasury responsible for directing the Treasury s efforts to cut the lines of financial support for terrorists, fight financial… …

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  • 19 under the circumstances — because of the particular situation. Going to see the scene of the explosion was, under the circumstances, a really stupid thing to do. The storm was very dangerous, so under the circumstances I think we were lucky to have had only one tree blown …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 20 investigation — An administrative function, the exercise of which ordinarily does not require a hearing. 2 Am J2d Adm L § 257. In a more complete sense, an inquiry, judicial or otherwise, for the discovery and collection of facts concerning a certain matter or… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

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