Definitions of detection

  1. the detection that a signal is being received Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the perception that something has occurred or some state exists; "early detection can often lead to a cure" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. Discovery of something hidden. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. Discovery; finding out. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. The act of detecting; discovery. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. The act of detecting; discovery of a purposely hidden person or something before unknown. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for detection

  1. Still, I can point out even here a clue which might help detection – Across the Zodiac by Percy Greg
  2. The archer set out at once, ahead of the king, both doing their best to avoid detection – The Land of Mystery by Edward S. Ellis