fact-finding, investigative, investigatory(adj)
designed to find information or ascertain facts
"a fact-finding committee"; "investigative reporting"
The determination of factual information
Designed to determine factual information; investigative
Fact-finding is the job of a person or group of persons in a judicial or administrative proceeding that has or have the responsibility of determining the facts relevant to decide a controversy. The term trier of fact generally denotes the same function. The process is an extremely important part of the communication process.
The numerical value of fact-finding in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of fact-finding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of fact-finding in a Sentence
The damage caused by (the agents’) actions ... goes to the heart of the FBI’s reputation for neutral fact-finding and political independence.
I am deploying ... a fact-finding mission headed by Undersecretary Ciriaco Lagunzad to meet with the workers, employers and competent authorities.
The international community cannot overlook what is happening in Burma – we must stand together and call on the government to fully cooperate with this fact-finding mission.
People are going to Israel not on fact-finding missions, not to make themselves smarter on foreign policy, they are going to Israel to show to some very, very large donors they can pass their litmus tests for hawkish views on Israel.
What we want to see is if we can put together a joint group to do some fact-finding about what happened, and humbly, based on that, accept our mistakes, that way, we will know what happened 500 years ago, how things happened, if there were abuses or not.
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