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One entry found for analysis.
Entry Word: analysis
Function: noun
Text: 1 the separation and identification of the parts of a whole <investigators took the mysterious powder to the lab for analysis>
Synonyms anatomizing, assay, breakdown, dissection
Related Words assessment, evaluation, examination, inspection, investigation, scrutiny; arrangement, assortment, cataloging (or cataloguing), categorization, classification, codification, indexing; enumeration, inventory, itemization, tabulation; division, reduction, segmentation, separation, subdivision
Near Antonyms agglomeration, aggregation, amalgamation, assimilation, coalescence, conglomeration, consolidation, integration, synthesis, unification
2 a series of explanations or observations on something (as an event) <gave a thorough analysis of the main character's motives> -- see COMMENTARY