What is ascertain?

  • (verb): After a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study.
    Synonyms: determine, find, find out
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Some articles on ascertain:

James Mac Kaye - The Economy of Happiness
... wheat, yards of cotton, or pounds of wool and as political economy seeks to ascertain the conditions under which these commodities may be produced with the greatest efficiency--so the economy of happiness seeks ... In order to ascertain what these conditions are, we need to proceed as any manufacturer trained to his business would proceed, were he endeavoring to ascertain how he could most ...

More definitions of "ascertain":

  • (verb): Learn or discover with certainty.