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verb [transitive] analyze pronunciation in American English /ˈæn(ə)lˌaɪz/
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present tense
present participleanalyzing
past tenseanalyzed
past participleanalyzed
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  1. 1
    to study or examine something in detail in order to understand or explain it
    the ability to analyze and evaluate information
    1. a.
      to study or examine something in detail in order to find out what it contains
      Scientists analyzed samples of leaves taken from the area.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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