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Meaning of "research"

What is meant by the word "research"? Among the various definitions we find references to the word both as a noun, meaning scholarly or scientific investigation or inquiry, and as a verb, meaning to study (something) so thoroughly so as to present it in a detailed and accurate manner.

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What is meant by the word "research"? Among the various definitions we find references to the word both as a noun, meaning scholarly or scientific investigation or inquiry, and as a verb, meaning to study (something) so thoroughly so as to present it in a detailed and accurate manner.

As per wikipedia, Research is scientific or critical investigation aimed at discovering and interpreting facts.
Research" (Research ,2006), research consists of an active, diligent, and systematic process of inquiry in order to discover, interpret, or revise facts, events, behaviors, or theories, or to make a collection of information about a particular subject through the practical application of such facts, laws, or theories.

The word derives from the Middle French, and the literal meaning is "to investigate thoroughly".
Additional insight can be gained from how the Higher Education Council for
England defines research. It regards research as an original ...

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This explains the Meaning of "research" and the process of research

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