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finding

noun

Simple Definition of finding

  • : a legal decision

  • : the results of an investigation

Full Definition of finding

  1. 1 a :  the act of one that finds b :  find 2

  2. 2 plural :  small tools and supplies used by an artisan (as a dressmaker, jeweler, or shoemaker)

  3. 3 a :  the result of a judicial examination or inquiry b :  the results of an investigation —usually used in plural

Examples of finding

  1. The Supreme Court overturned the lower court's finding.

  2. <the Supreme Court's finding was that the state law was unconstitutional>



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First Known Use of finding

14th century

Rhymes with finding



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