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Verb: explore  ik'splor or ek'splor
  1. Inquire into
    "Scientists are exploring the nature of consciousness";
    - research, search, delve into, dig into
  2. Travel to or penetrate into
    "explore unknown territory in biology"
  3. Inquire into a subject in detail
  4. (medicine) examine (organs) for diagnostic purposes

Derived forms: exploring, explored, explores

Type of: diagnose, investigate, look into, name

Encyclopedia: Explore