- n a collection of tools and other articles used by an artisan to make jewelry or clothing or shoes
- n the act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation
- n the decision of a court on issues of fact or law
- n something that is found
the findings in the gastrointestinal tract indicate that he died several hours after dinner
an area rich in archaeological findings
- v come upon, as if by accident; meet with
- v discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of
- v come upon after searching; find the location of something that was missed or lost
- v establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study
- v come to believe on the basis of emotion, intuitions, or indefinite grounds
- v perceive or be contemporaneous with
- v get something or somebody for a specific purpose
- v make a discovery, make a new finding
- v make a discovery
- v obtain through effort or management
- v decide on and make a declaration about
- v receive a specified treatment (abstract)
- v perceive oneself to be in a certain condition or place
- v get or find back; recover the use of
- v succeed in reaching; arrive at
- v accept and make use of one's personality, abilities, and situation
- 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.
- The findings, while unexpected, are notable for the depth of data on which they're based.
- The Spin: The NIE findings on Iran's bomb program are questionable, and should be taken with a pinch of salt.
- Bud Selig in CNN
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...
- Vice President Dick Cheney in FOXNews
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.
- Condoleezza Rice in BBC News
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."