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ex·plo·ra·tion

 (ĕk′splə-rā′shən)
n.
The act or an instance of exploring: Arctic exploration; exploration of new theories.

ex·plor′a·to′ry (ĭk-splôr′ə-tôr′ē) adj.

exploration

(ˌɛkspləˈreɪʃən)
n
1. the act or process of exploring
2. (Medicine) med examination of an organ or part for diagnostic purposes
3. an organized trip into unfamiliar regions, esp for scientific purposes; expedition
exploratory, exˈplorative adj

ex•plo•ra•tion

(ˌɛk spləˈreɪ ʃən)

n.
1. an act or instance of exploring.
2. the investigation of unknown regions.
[1535–45; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.exploration - to travel for the purpose of discoveryexploration - to travel for the purpose of discovery
expedition - a journey organized for a particular purpose
2.exploration - a careful systematic search
search, hunting, hunt - the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone
probe - an exploratory action or expedition
3.exploration - a systematic consideration; "he called for a careful exploration of the consequences"
consideration - the process of giving careful thought to something

exploration

noun
1. expedition, tour, trip, survey, travel, journey, reconnaissance, recce (slang) We devoted a week to the exploration of the Mayan sites of Copan.
2. investigation, study, research, survey, search, inquiry, analysis, examination, probe, inspection, scrutiny, once-over (informal) an exploration of Celtic mythology

exploration

noun
The act or an instance of exploring or investigating:
Translations
إسْتِكشاف
průzkumzkoumání
efterforskningsøgningudforskning
tutkiminentutkimustutkimusmatka
könnunarleiîangur
výskumná cesta
raziskovanje

exploration

[ˌeksplɔːˈreɪʃən] N (gen, Med) → exploración f; [of subject] → análisis m inv, estudio m

exploration

[ˌɛkspləˈreɪʃən] n
[area] → exploration f
(= study) → analyse f
(= consideration) [idea, theory] → examen m

exploration

n (of country, area)Erforschung f, → Exploration f (geh); (of small area, town)Erkundung f; (of topic, possibilities)Untersuchung f, → Sondierung f; (Med) → Untersuchung f, → Exploration f; a voyage of exploration (lit, fig)eine Entdeckungsreise; on his explorationsauf seinen Erkundungen

exploration

[ˌɛksplɔːˈreɪʃn] nesplorazione f

explore

(ikˈsploː) verb
1. to search or travel through (a place) for the purpose of discovery. The oceans have not yet been fully explored; Let's go exploring in the caves.
2. to examine carefully. I'll explore the possibilities of getting a job here.
exploration (ekspləˈreiʃən) noun
a journey of exploration.
exˈploratory (-ˈsplorə-) adjective
for the purpose of exploration or investigation. an exploratory expedition.
exˈplorer noun
a person who explores unknown regions. explorers in space.

ex·plo·ra·tion

n. exploración, investigación, búsqueda.