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find innocent absolve , acquit , exonerate , vindicate
British archaeologist who excavated the palace of Knossos in Crete to find what he called Minoan civilization (1851-1941) Arthur Evans , Evans , Sir Arthur John Evans
archaeological find artifact , ruins
find fault blame , carp , pan
find guilty condemn , convict , indict
lines used to find x-y coordinate, intersecting crosshairs
find by careful observation or scrutiny descry , detect
stinkhorn having a stalk without a cap; the slimy gleba is simply plastered on its surface near the apex where winged insects can find it dog stinkhorn , Mutinus caninus
twice the amount that a court would normally find the injured party entitled to double damages
someone who uses a divining rod to find underground water dowser , rhabdomancer , water witch
part of a patient's medical history in which questions are asked in an attempt to find out whether the patient has hereditary tendencies toward particular diseases family history
find the meaning or nature of fathom
optical device that helps a user to find the target of interest finder , view finder , viewfinder
currencies, to let currency find a level of relationship to other float
past tense of find found
disposition to find (or make) causes for amusement fun , playfulness
child's game in which N players march to music around N-1 chairs; when the music abruptly stops the players scramble to sit and the player who does not find a chair is eliminated; then a chair is removed and the march resumes until only the winner is seat going to Jerusalem , musical chairs
widely used search engine that uses text-matching techniques to find web pages that are important and relevant to a user's search Google
someone who can find paths through unexplored territory guide , pathfinder , scout
Welsh journalist and explorer who led an expedition to Africa in search of David Livingstone and found him in Tanzania in 1871; he and Livingstone together tried to find the source of the Nile River (1841-1904) Henry M. Stanley , John Rowlands , Sir Henry Morton Stanley , Stanley
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