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adjective investigative pronunciation in American English /ɪnˈvestɪˌɡeɪtɪv/
  1. intended to discover new details and facts about something

    investigative journalism/techniques/committee

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    1. a.
      [only before noun] used about someone who tries to discover new facts and details about something

      an investigative reporter

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