investigatory


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in·ves·ti·gate

 (ĭn-vĕs′tĭ-gāt′)
v. in·ves·ti·gat·ed, in·ves·ti·gat·ing, in·ves·ti·gates
v.tr.
To observe or inquire into in detail; examine systematically: investigate a crime; investigate ways to use less energy; investigate whether the virus is contagious.
v.intr.
To make a detailed inquiry or systematic examination.

[Latin investīgāre, investīgāt- : in-, in; see in-2 + vestīgāre, to track (from vestīgium, footprint).]

in·ves′ti·ga·ble (-gə-bəl) adj.
in·ves′ti·ga·to′ry (-gə-tôr′ē) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.investigatory - designed to find information or ascertain facts; "a fact-finding committee"; "investigative reporting"
inquiring - given to inquiry; "an inquiring mind"
Translations

investigatory

[ɪnˈvestɪˌgeɪtərɪ] ADJ [committee, panel] → investigador

investigatory

[ɪnˈvɛstɪgətəri] adjd'investigation
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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The Israeli military launched missiles at a beach in the Gaza Strip during its 2014 offensive without first verifying that its targets were actually Palestinian children rather than combatants, according to investigatory materials that the Haifa-based Adalah -- The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel and Al-Mezan Center for Human Rights in Gaza received from the Israeli military.
HAIFA, February 15, 2018 (WAFA) - The Israeli military launched missiles at a beach in the Gaza Strip during its 2014 offensive without first verifying that its targets were actually Palestinian children rather than combatants, according to investigatory materials that the Haifa-based Adalah -- The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel and Al Mezan Center for Human Rights in Gaza received from the Israeli military.
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The investigatory chamber of FIFA's independent Ethics Committee said in a statement posted on the website of world football's governing body on Wednesday that it was recommending bans for the trio over their alleged conduct in organizing friendly matches in South Africa in 2010.
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