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finding

noun

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1 a decision made by a court or tribunal regarding a case it has heard
  • the evidence supported a finding of unfair bias, and the court entered judgment for the plaintiff

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2 the act or process of sighting or learning the existence of something for the first time
  • the scientists were thrilled with the finding of the new fossil

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finding

verb
present participle of find

Synonyms & Antonyms of finding (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of finding was in the 14th century

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“Finding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/finding. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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