Definition of 'research'
Example sentences containing 'research'
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That is partly due to the amount of money directed towards cancer research. Times, Sunday Times (2017)These ideas have long been the subject of medical research. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It receives less than a ninth of the money poured into cancer research. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This standardised information will inform health policy, health services management and global research. Computing (2010)Their goal is not to find bad research but instead to find good-quality studies that are also amusing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)How we feel about certain diseases matters, because it directly affects the amount of research funding they get. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The institute said that it was a'limited' piece of research. Times, Sunday Times (2016)HALF of people have high blood pressure, but most are unaware or unwilling to do anything about it, research found. The Sun (2017)The book is a mine of research and helpful information. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Critical social research is about engaging oppressive social structures. Critical Social Research (1990)He said cancer research was an area that could lose out. Times, Sunday Times (2014)That should ensure that the money is spent on research that gets results. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The enthusiasm surrounding stem cell research has so far been measured in promise. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Experts questioned the wisdom of nuclear weapons research. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They call for more research to discover the mechanism underlying the pneumonia link. Times, Sunday Times (2008)During his long academic career he bridged the gap between pure scientific research and industrial production. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is a definite reluctance to carry out research into possible environmental causes for miscarriages. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)This mighty piece of research dashes that hope. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This is the first research to establish a gender divide in detail. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The pizza has long been the subject of research projects for mathematicians. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He intends to use information from his research into the biography to attack his opponent. Times, Sunday Times (2010)So do some research and get cooking. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But research so far has failed to show a link. The Sun (2009)But does he go into some of the things he has discovered through his research? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Britain is funding research into mass production of the special brew. The Sun (2013)This means that investors need to do some detailed research on the company issuing a particular retail bond. Times, Sunday Times (2012)At the time there was a lot of research coming out about how good music was for youngsters. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Yet there is little evidence that fear of litigation is what inhibits innovation in these or other areas of cancer research. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Their theory was devised to use different evidence from that coming from temporal databases like those my research group finds so interesting. EXTINCTION: Evolution and the End of Man (2002)He'll keep the budget for scientific research. The Sun (2010)And does it give Iran sufficient incentives to continue to limit its nuclear enrichment and research activities? Times, Sunday Times (2015)UK research and science budgets are already being cut. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'research'
British English: research /rɪˈsɜːtʃ; ˈriːsɜːtʃ/ NOUN
Research is work that involves studying something and trying to discover facts about it.
My brother does scientific research.
- American English: research
- Arabic: بَحْث
- Brazilian Portuguese: pesquisa
- Chinese: 研究
- Croatian: istraživanje
- Czech: výzkum
- Danish: forskning
- Dutch: onderzoek
- European Spanish: investigación
- Finnish: tutkimus tieteellinen
- French: recherche
- German: Forschung
- Greek: έρευνα
- Italian: ricerca
- Japanese: 調査
- Korean: 연구
- Norwegian: forskning
- Polish: badania
- European Portuguese: pesquisa
- Romanian: cercetare
- Russian: исследование
- Spanish: investigación
- Swedish: forskning
- Thai: การค้นคว้า
- Turkish: araştırma
- Ukrainian: дослідження
- Vietnamese: nghiên cứu
Definition of research from the Collins English Dictionary
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