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analyze

transitive verb an·a·lyze

Medical Definition of analyze

an·a·lyzed or British an·a·lysedan·a·lyz·ing or British an·a·lys·ing

  1. 1:  to study or determine the nature and relationship of the parts of by analysis; especially :  to examine by chemical analysis

  2. 2:  psychoanalyze



Variants of analyze

or British an·a·lyse \ˈan-əl-ˌīz\play


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