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  Words related to detect

Related / Similar Words: observe, find, discover, notice

 

Definition:
  • discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of; "She detected high levels of lead in her drinking water"; "We found traces of lead in the paint";

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    Hyponyms: find out, catch out, sense, instantiate, trace, see

     

    Grouped Verbs: discover, find

     

    Derivational Morphology: notice, observation, observance, finder, discoverer, spotter, discovery, breakthrough, find, uncovering, finding, determination, perceiver, observer, beholder, reflection, reflexion, detection, catching, espial, spying, spotting, detector, sensor, sensing element, detecting, detective work, sleuthing

     

     
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