Definition for Ascertain (-ed)

ascertain (-ed), v. [see certain, adj.] (webplay: ascertain a majority in the House, certainty, fact, know, majority, mind, truth).

  1. Witness; verify; certify; see firsthand; personally experience; gain direct knowledge of.
  2. Understand; comprehend; discern; discover; read.
  3. Define; examine; measure.
  4. Examine; explore; scrutinize; investigate; inspect.
  5. Perceive; realize; recognize.

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