Definition of Ascertains

1. Verb. (third-person singular of ascertain) ¹



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Definition of Ascertains

1. ascertain [v] - See also: ascertain

Lexicographical Neighbors of Ascertains

ascents
ascerbate
ascerbated
ascerbates
ascerbating
ascertain
ascertainable
ascertainableness
ascertainably
ascertained
ascertainer
ascertainers
ascertaining
ascertainment
ascertainments
ascertains (current term)
asceses
ascesis
ascetic
ascetical
ascetically
asceticism
asceticisms
ascetick
ascetics
ascham
aschamalmite
aschams
aschelminth
aschematic

Literary usage of Ascertains

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Cæsar, to the Revolution by David Hume (1810)
"... as far as experience ascertains to us the qualities and capacities of man ; and tending, by holding up fanciful models of polity, to render the votaries ..."

2. The Revised Reports by Robert Campbell, Frederick Pollock, Oliver Augustus Saunders, Arthur Beresford Cane, Joseph Gerald Pease, William Bowstead, Great Britain Courts (1892)
"decided,t that, where either the party himself or a person duly COLES authorised by him ascertains the agreement by a signature, ..."

3. History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark: To by Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, Paul Allen (1902)
"... which ascertains the question—Romantic scenery of the surrounding country—Narrow escape of captain Lewis— The main body under captain Clark approach ..."

4. Principles of Railroad Transportation by Emory Richard Johnson, Thurman William Van Metre (1920)
"How an agent ascertains rates on class and commodity freight, 158. Through and local freight, 159. THE transportation service performed by the railroads ..."

5. The History of Georgia by Charles C[olcock] Jones (1883)
"OGLETHORPE ascertains THE BOUNDARY LINE BETWEEN GEORGIA AND FLORIDA. — INDIAN DANCE. RETURNING from our visit to the Salzburgers, during which we have ..."

6. Memoirs of the Court of England During the Reign of the Stuarts,: Including by John Heneage Jesse (1855)
"... System of employing Spies—He discovers the Projects of Lord Orrery— His singular Interview with that Nobleman—He ascertains that the Marquis of Ormond ..."

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