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detect

verb

Definition of DETECT

to come upon after searching, study, or effort <I can detect just a hint of lemon in the soup>
Synonyms ascertain, descry, detect, determine, dig out, dig up, discover, dredge (up), ferret (out), find out, get, hit (on or upon), hunt (down or up), learn, locate, nose out, root (out), rout (out), rummage, run down, scare up, scout (up), track (down), turn up
Related Words espy, sight, spot; look for, search (for or out), seek
Near Antonyms lose, mislay, misplace, misset

March 26, 2015
verdigris Hear it
A green deposit formed on some metals
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