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detect

verb

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to come upon after searching, study, or effort
  • I can detect just a hint of lemon in the soup

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The first known use of detect was in 1574

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“Detect.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/detect. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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