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Princeton's WordNet

  1. line of inquiry, line of questioningnoun

    an ordering of questions so as to develop a particular argument


  1. line of inquiry

    A line of inquiry refers to a specific direction or method of investigation used to explore or research a particular subject, topic or issue. This usually involves asking a series of related questions or conducting systematic examinations to gather information and draw conclusions.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of line of inquiry in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of line of inquiry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of line of inquiry in a Sentence

  1. The ACLU:

    This line of inquiry makes it appear that the (special investigative unit) is looking for ways to discredit Mr. Zambrano based on any problems he may have faced in his past, instead of ascertaining the facts about the officers' knowledge at the time of the shooting.

  2. Neil Basu:

    I don't have any intelligence or evidence that they were targeted in any way. There is nothing in their background to suggest that at all, we are not in a position to say whether the nerve agent was from the same batch that the Skripals were exposed to. The possibility that these two investigations might be linked is clearly a line of inquiry for us.

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  • خط التحقيقArabic
  • line dotazuCzech
  • UntersuchungslinieGerman
  • línea de investigaciónSpanish
  • line of inquiryFrench
  • linea di richiestaItalian
  • 문의 라인Korean
  • linie de anchetăRomanian
  • линия расследованияRussian
  • สายของสอบถามรายละเอียดเพิ่มเติมThai
  • انکوائری کی لائنUrdu
  • 调查线Chinese

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