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noun 
  1. An act of searching.
  2. (computing) An act of searching for information using a search engine or searching a database, form, table of values and or other applicable items.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: opzoeking
  • German: Suche(de)f
  • Italian: ricerca(it)f
  • Spanish: bíºsqueda(es)f
verb (search, es)
  1. (transitive) To look throughout (a place) for something. To try and find something.
I searched the garden for the keys and found them in the vegetable patch.
  1. (intransitive) (followed by "for") To look thoroughly.
The police are searching for evidence in his flat.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: zoeken, doorzoeken, uitkammen
  • German: de(de, suchen, {{t-)durchkí¤mmen
  • Italian: cercare(it)
  • French: chercher(fr)
  • Spanish: buscar(es)
Etymology: From cerchier, from circare.


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