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What does "Analyze" mean?


(v. t.) To subject to analysis; to resolve (anything complex) into its elements; to separate into the constituent parts, for the purpose of an examination of each separately; to examine in such a manner as to ascertain the elements or nature of the thing examined; as, to analyze a fossil substance; to analyze a sentence or a word; to analyze an action to ascertain its morality

Synonyms analyse, study, examine, break down, dissect, take apart, psychoanalyze, psychoanalyse

Example: "I was analyzed in Vienna by a famous psychiatrist" Example: "Analyze a specimen" Example: "Analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare" Example: "Analyze today's financial market"