fact-finding


fact-finding
'fact-.finding
adj
fact-finding trip/visit/mission etc
an official trip, visit etc during which you try to find out facts and information about something for your organization, government etc

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  • fact-finding — [fakt′fīn΄diŋ] n. the gathering of information; specif., preliminary research to gather facts for a later, full investigation, hearing, etc. adj. of, resulting from, or for the purpose of such research [a fact finding trip prior to a… …   Universalium

  • fact-finding — adj. designed to find information or ascertain facts; as, a fact finding committee. Syn: investigative, investigatory. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fact-finding — index interrogative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 fact finding …   Law dictionary

  • fact-finding — [fakt′fīn΄diŋ] n. the gathering of information; specif., preliminary research to gather facts for a later, full investigation, hearing, etc. adj. of, resulting from, or for the purpose of such research [a fact finding trip prior to a… …   English World dictionary

  • fact-finding — fact ,finding adjective done in order to find out information for a government or organization …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • fact-finding — adjective designed to find information or ascertain facts a fact finding committee investigative reporting • Syn: ↑investigative, ↑investigatory • Similar to: ↑inquiring • Derivationally related …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fact-finding — Der Begriff Fact Finding (englisch für Tatsachenfeststellung; Untersuchung) kommt im deutschen sowie im englischen Sprachraum häufig in einer Konnotation zu Menschenrechtsverletzungen und Konflikten vor, kann aber auch allgemein im Sinne des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • fact-finding — ADJ: ADJ n A fact finding mission or visit is one whose purpose is to get information about a particular situation, especially for an official group. A UN fact finding mission is on its way to the region …   English dictionary

  • fact-finding — adj. Fact finding is used with these nouns: ↑commission, ↑mission, ↑tribunal, ↑visit …   Collocations dictionary

  • fact-finding — adjective fact finding trip/tour/mission etc a trip during which you try to find out facts and information about something for your organization, government etc …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English