findings findings  /ˈfaɪn dɪŋz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a collection of tools and other articles used by an artisan to make jewelry or clothing or shoes

Usage(s):

  1. If follow-up tests advance the findings, seismologists may eventually be able to provide a few hours' notice for people to find safe haven prior to quakes.
  2. The findings, while unexpected, are notable for the depth of data on which they're based.
  3. The Spin: The NIE findings on Iran's bomb program are questionable, and should be taken with a pinch of salt.

News

  1. Moon radiation findings may reduce health risks to astronauts

    Moon radiation findings may reduce health risks to astronauts
    on June 12, 2013     Source: SpaceRef

  2. China is outsourcing carbon: Key findings on regional, global impact of trade on environment

    In two different studies, researchers have published groundbreaking findings on the environmental impact of globalization, production and trade at both regional and international scales, and anticipate that their research will inform key environmental policies and consumer and corporate attitudes in the United States and around the world.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  3. Mercury study findings to be presented to Grand Lake community

    Community meetings will be held Wednesday and Thursday to explain the findings from the Grand Lake Watershed Mercury Study.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Joplin Globe

Quotes

  1. "I look forward to receiving his report and findings so that we can openly address any issue associated with past steroid use," Selig said in a statement. "We currently have a testing program that is as good as any in professional sports, and...
    on Nov 15, 2007 By: Bud Selig Source: CNN

  2. "They asked us not to announce our findings publicly, and we agreed, giving them the benefit of our work and the benefit of the doubt," Cheney said in prepared remarks.
    on Oct 21, 2009 By: Vice President Dick Cheney Source: FOXNews

  3. Ms Rice said: "Success in Iraq requires the positive support of Iraq's neighbours. This is also one of the key findings of the Iraq Study Group."
    on Feb 27, 2007 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: BBC News

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