American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1

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Author: Noah Webster

Investigate

INVEST’IGATE, v.t. [L. investigo; in and vestigo, to follow a track, to search; vestigium, a track or footstep.]

To search into; to inquire and examine into with care and accuracy; to find out by careful disquisition; as, to investigate the powers and forces of nature; to investigate the causes of natural phenomena; to investigate the principles of moral duty; to investigate the conduct of an agent or the motives of a prince.

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Chicago: Noah Webster Jr., "Investigate," American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 (New York: S. Converse, 1828), Original Sources, accessed October 1, 2022, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KQ6Q4WQ37A6HX9R.

MLA: Webster, Noah, Jr. "Investigate." American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, New York, S. Converse, 1828, Original Sources. 1 Oct. 2022. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KQ6Q4WQ37A6HX9R.

Harvard: Webster, N, 'Investigate' in American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1. cited in 1828, An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, S. Converse, New York. Original Sources, retrieved 1 October 2022, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KQ6Q4WQ37A6HX9R.