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1. Something that has been found.
a. A conclusion reached after examination or investigation: the finding of a grand jury; a coroner's findings.
b. A statement or document containing an authoritative decision or conclusion: a presidential finding that authorized the covert operation.
3. findings Small tools and materials used by an artisan: a jeweler's findings.
1. a thing that is found or discovered
2. (Law) law the conclusion reached after a judicial inquiry; verdict
3. (Tools) (plural) US the tools and equipment of an artisan
1. the act of one that finds.
2. Often, findings. something that is found or ascertained.
a. a decision or verdict after judicial inquiry.
b. a U.S. presidential order authorizing an action.
4. findings, small tools, components, etc., used by artisans.
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|Noun||1.||finding - the act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation; "the determination of molecular structures"|
validation, substantiation, proof - the act of validating; finding or testing the truth of something
falsifying, refutal, disproof, refutation, falsification - the act of determining that something is false
localization, locating, localisation, location, fix - a determination of the place where something is; "he got a good fix on the target"
predetermination - the act of determining or ordaining in advance what is to take place
rectification - determination of the length of a curve; finding a straight line equal in length to a given curve
redetermination - determining again
|2.||finding - the decision of a court on issues of fact or law|
judicial decision, judgment, judgement - (law) the determination by a court of competent jurisdiction on matters submitted to it
finding of fact, verdict - (law) the findings of a jury on issues of fact submitted to it for decision; can be used in formulating a judgment
conclusion of law, finding of law - a finding as to the applicability of a rule of law to particular facts
|3.||finding - something that is found; "the findings in the gastrointestinal tract indicate that he died several hours after dinner"; "an area rich in archaeological findings"|