What does finding mean?

Definitions for finding
ˈfaɪn dɪŋfind·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. determination, finding(noun)

    the act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation

    "the determination of molecular structures"

  2. finding(noun)

    the decision of a court on issues of fact or law

  3. finding(noun)

    something that is found

    "the findings in the gastrointestinal tract indicate that he died several hours after dinner"; "an area rich in archaeological findings"

Wiktionary

  1. finding(Noun)

    The results of research or an investigation.

  2. finding(Noun)

    A formal conclusion by a judge, jury or regulatory agency on issues of fact.

  3. finding(Noun)

    A self-contained component of assembled jewellery.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Finding

    of Find

  2. Finding(noun)

    that which is found, come upon, or provided; esp. (pl.), that which a journeyman artisan finds or provides for himself; as tools, trimmings, etc

  3. Finding(noun)

    support; maintenance; that which is provided for one; expence; provision

  4. Finding(noun)

    the result of a judicial examination or inquiry, especially into some matter of fact; a verdict; as, the finding of a jury

Freebase

  1. Finding

    Jewelry findings are the parts used to join jewellery components together to form a completed article.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. finding

    The verdict of a court-martial.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. finding

    Before a court-martial deliberates upon the judgment, the judge-advocate reads over the whole proceedings of the court; he then collects the votes of each member, beginning with the youngest. The best mode of doing so is by slips of paper. The Articles of War require a majority in all cases, and in cases of sentence of death two-thirds. It is not necessary to find a general verdict of guilt or acquittal upon the whole of every charge. The court may find the prisoner guilty of part of a charge, and acquit him of the remainder, and render sentence according to their finding. This is a special verdict.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'finding' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1950

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'finding' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1886

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'finding' in Nouns Frequency: #1028

How to pronounce finding?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say finding in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of finding in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of finding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of finding in a Sentence

  1. Sirak Aseghid:

    I want to return as soon as possible, but that will depend on finding employment as well.

  2. Nick Vallelonga wrote Green Book:

    I want to apologize. I spent my life trying to bring this story of overcoming differences and finding common ground to the screen, and I am incredibly sorry to everyone associated with' Green Book,' i especially deeply apologize to the brilliant and kind Mahershala Ali, and all members of the Muslim faith, for the hurt I have caused.

  3. Christian Horner:

    I believe that discussions of other shareholding or change of shareholding... they’re not applicable at the moment, the focus is purely on finding a solution to our engine predicament, that we can move forward for next year and the future.

  4. Sir Isaac Newton, Epitaph:

    I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself in finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean lay all undiscovered before me.

  5. Ashley Montagu:

    I do not know what I may appear to the world; but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea shore and diverting himself and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary while the greater ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.

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