lookup

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noun look·up \ˈlu̇k-ˌəp\
variants: or

look–up

Definition of lookup

  1. :  an act, process, or instance of looking something up (as in a reference work or listing) dictionary lookups a price look-up

1948

First Known Use of lookup

1948

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