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One entry found for inquiry.
Main Entry: in·qui·ry
Pronunciation: in-primarystresskwimacr(schwa)r-emacron, primarystressin-secondarystresskwimacr(schwa)r-; primarystressin-kwschwa-remacron, primarystressieng-; primarystressin-secondarystresskwi(schwa)r-emacron
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -ries
1 a : the act of inquiring <learn by inquiry> b : a request for information <make inquiries at the station>
2 : a search for truth or knowledge
3 : a careful examination : INVESTIGATION

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