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using a method of separating things into their parts in order to examine and understand them
intending to find out the truth about someone or something in a determined way
trying to find out the truth about something
done in order to find out information for a government or organization
a microscopic examination is done by looking at the details of something extremely carefully
the practice of using diagnostic methods
literary someone who is searching for information, knowledge etc
the results of a diagnostic test on a machine
if someone or something is under the microscope, people are examining them very carefully
so that you can find some information in the future
a marketing strategy which deceives people by trying to suggest that a business is motivated by principles of sharing rather than conventional profits
a small tanker for fuel or water
open/agreeable/able to be communicated with via text
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