What does finding mean?

Definitions for finding
ˈfaɪn dɪŋfind·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. determination, findingnoun

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

    "the determination of molecular structures"

  2. findingnoun

    the decision of a court on issues of fact or law

  3. findingnoun

    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. findingnoun

    The results of research or an investigation.

  2. findingnoun

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

  3. findingnoun

    A self-contained component of assembled jewellery.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Finding

    of Find

  2. Findingnoun

    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. Findingnoun

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

  4. Findingnoun

    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.

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  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

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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. Christine Hoehner:

    That finding suggested that there's something going on independent of the fact that people are less active, potentially something related to stress.

  2. Will Gibson:

    Our goal is finding out what happened and ensuring that it's not repeated.

  3. Laura Whitmore:

    Caroline loved to love. That's all she wanted, that's why a show like Love Island '' was important to her, because the show is about finding love, friendship, having a laugh.

  4. Manmeet Ahluwalia:

    The brain tumor community is very united in our quest for finding better treatments for our patients, and I think the progress will come through clearly planned and orchestrated clinical trials, looking at both approaches, immunotherapies... and appropriate uses of targeted therapies, which will go and attack the genes that drive a particular tumor.

  5. Nancy Pelosi:

    So yes, if we have needs for the technology or the rest to help protect our border, let's see what that is, our appropriators were well on a path to resolving their differences and finding their common ground, respecting each other's priorities until the White House intervened.

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