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an act or process of looking carefully or thoroughly for someone or something
  • The search for the missing hikers lasted several days.
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search

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1 to look through (as a place) carefully or thoroughly in an effort to find or discover something
  • Archaeologists have begun to search the southern end of the valley, where they believe the underground tombs are located.
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2 to go into or range over for purposes of discovery
  • the Spanish conquistadors searched vast areas of the Southwest in their quest for the fabled cities of gold
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