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  • 1 make inquiry — index delve Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Inquiry — In*quir y, n.; pl. {Inquiries}. [See {Inquire}.] [Written also {enquiry}.] 1. The act of inquiring; a seeking for information by asking questions; interrogation; a question or questioning. [1913 Webster] He could no path nor track of foot descry …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Inquiry — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Subject of Inquiry. Question. < N PARAG:Inquiry >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 inquiry inquiry Sgm: N 1 request request &c. 765 Sgm: N 1 search search research quest pursuit &c. 622 GRP: N 2 …

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  • 4 inquiry — /ɪnˈkwaɪri/ (say in kwuyree), /ən / (say uhn ) noun (plural inquiries) 1. an investigation, as into a matter. 2. the act of inquiring, or seeking information by questioning; interrogation. 3. a question; query. –phrase 4. make inquiry (or… …

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  • 5 inquiry — inquiry, inquisition, investigation, inquest, probe, research all mean a search for truth, knowledge, or information. Inquiry is the most general of these terms, applicable to such search regardless of the means (as questioning, observation, or… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 inquiry — in·qui·ry / in ˌkwīr ē, in kwīr ē; in kwə rē, iŋ / n pl ries 1: a request for information such doubt as would cause a reasonable person to make an inquiry 2: a systematic official investigation often of a matter of public interest esp. by a body… …

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  • 7 Inquiry-based instruction — is a teaching technique in which teachers create situations in which students are to solve problems. Lessons are designed so that students make connections to previous knowledge, bring their own questions to learning, investigate to satisfy their …

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  • 8 make an inquiry — index analyze Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 9 inquiry — n. 1) to conduct, make; launch an inquiry 2) a discreet; exhaustive, thorough; official inquiry 3) an inquiry about (to make inquiries about a matter) 4) an inquiry into (an official inquiry into the incident was launched) USAGE NOTE: The noun… …

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  • 10 Inquiry — For other uses, see Public inquiry and Enquiry character. An inquiry is any process that has the aim of augmenting knowledge, resolving doubt, or solving a problem. A theory of inquiry is an account of the various types of inquiry and a treatment …

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  • 11 inquiry — Used in the context of general equities. in line expression of interest in a particular stock, usually asking the firm to bid for or offer stock. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * inquiry in‧quir‧y [ɪnˈkwaɪəri ǁ ɪnˈkwaɪri, ˈɪŋkwəri] noun… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 12 inquiry — noun 1 (C) a question you ask in order to get information (+ about): We re getting a lot of inquiries from travel companies about our new London Rio service. | make inquiries: I don t know who sent the gift, but I ll make discreet inquiries. | be …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 inquiry — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Search for information Nouns 1. inquiry, enquiry; question, request; search, research, quest, pursuit; examination, test, intelligence test; review, scrutiny, investigation, inspection, probe; trial,… …

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  • 14 inquiry — in|quir|y W3 enquiry [ınˈkwaıəri US ınˈkwaıri, ˈıŋkwəri] n plural inquiries 1.) a question you ask in order to get information inquiry about ▪ We re getting a lot of inquiries about our new London Rio service. inquiry from ▪ inquiries from… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 inquiry */*/*/ — UK [ɪnˈkwaɪərɪ] / US [ɪnˈkwaɪrɪ] / US [ˈɪŋkwərɪ] noun Word forms inquiry : singular inquiry plural inquiries [countable] a question intended to get information about someone or something There have already been over 300 inquiries from people… …

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  • 16 inquiry notice — Information which is charged to a person where a duty is imposed upon him by law to make a reasonable investigation; the information which such investigation would have revealed is imputed to such person …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 17 Court of inquiry — Inquiry In*quir y, n.; pl. {Inquiries}. [See {Inquire}.] [Written also {enquiry}.] 1. The act of inquiring; a seeking for information by asking questions; interrogation; a question or questioning. [1913 Webster] He could no path nor track of foot …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Writ of inquiry — Inquiry In*quir y, n.; pl. {Inquiries}. [See {Inquire}.] [Written also {enquiry}.] 1. The act of inquiring; a seeking for information by asking questions; interrogation; a question or questioning. [1913 Webster] He could no path nor track of foot …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 diligent inquiry — Such inquiry as a diligent man, intent upon ascertaining a fact, would usually and ordinarily make,–inquiry, with diligence, and in good faith, to ascertain the truth. Van Matre v Sankey, 148 Ill 536, 36 NE 628 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 20 Public inquiry — A public inquiry is an official review of events or actions ordered by a country s, state s, or province s government. A public inquiry differs from a Royal Commission in that a public inquiry accepts evidence and conducts its hearings in a more… …

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