finding

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finding

noun

: a legal decision

: the results of an investigation

Full Definition of FINDING

1
a :  the act of one that finds
b :  find 2
2
plural :  small tools and supplies used by an artisan (as a dressmaker, jeweler, or shoemaker)
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>

First Known Use of FINDING

14th century

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