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studies, plural;
  1. Devote time and attention to acquiring knowledge on (an academic subject), esp. by means of books
    • - she studied biology and botany
  2. Investigate and analyze (a subject or situation) in detail
    • - he has been studying mink for many years
  3. Apply oneself to study
    • - he spent his time listening to the radio rather than studying
  4. Acquire academic knowledge at an educational establishment
    • - he studied at the Kensington School of Art
  5. Learn intensively about something, esp. in preparation for a test of knowledge
    • - a graduate student studies up for her doctoral exams
  6. (of an actor) Try to learn (the words of one's role)

  7. Give serious thought or consideration to
    • - the people here don't make so much noise, so you will find that the government doesn't have us to study
  8. Look at closely in order to observe or read
    • - she bent her head to study the plans
  9. Make an effort to achieve (a result) or take into account (a person or their wishes)
    • - with no husband to study, housekeeping is mere play
  1. The devotion of time and attention to acquiring knowledge on an academic subject, esp. by means of books
    • - the study of English
    • - an application to continue full-time study
  2. Activity of this type as pursued by one person
    • - some students may not be able to resume their studies
  3. An academic book or article on a particular topic
    • - a study of Jane Austen's novels
  4. Used in the title of an academic subject
    • - a major in East Asian studies
  5. A detailed investigation and analysis of a subject or situation
    • - a study of a sample of 5,000 children
    • - the study of global problems
  6. A portrayal in literature or another art form of an aspect of behavior or character
    • - a study of a man devoured by awareness of his own mediocrity
  7. A thing that is or deserves to be investigated; the subject of an individual's study
    • - I have made it my study to examine the nature and character of the Indians
  8. The object or aim of someone's endeavors
    • - the acquisition of a fortune is the study of all
  9. A person who learns a skill or acquires knowledge at a specified speed
    • - I'm a quick study
  10. A room used or designed for reading, writing, or academic work

  11. A piece of work, esp. a drawing, done for practice or as an experiment

  12. A musical composition designed to develop a player's technical skill

  13. A thing or person that is an embodiment or good example of something
    • - he perched on the edge of the bed, a study in confusion and misery
  14. An amusing or remarkable thing or person
    • - Ira's face was a study as he approached the car

  1. (studied) produced or marked by conscious design or premeditation; "a studied smile"; "a note of biting irony and studied insult"- V.L.Parrington
  2. (study) analyze: consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning; "analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare"; "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial"; "analyze your real motives"
  3. (study) survey: a detailed critical inspection
  4. (study) applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading); "mastering a second language requires a lot of work"; "no schools offer graduate study in interior design"
  5. (study) be a student; follow a course of study; be enrolled at an institute of learning
  6. (study) give careful consideration to; "consider the possibility of moving"
  7. (Study (chess)) An endgame study, or just study, is a composed chess position — that is, one that has been made up rather than one from an actual game — presented as a sort of puzzle, in which the aim of the solver is to find a way for one side (usually White) to win or draw, as stipulated, ...
  8. (Study (drawing)) In art, a study is a drawing, sketch or painting done in preparation for a finished piece, or as visual notes. A study can have more impact than a more-elaborately planned work, due to the fresh insights the artist is gaining while exploring his/her subject. ...
  9. (Study (Flandrin)) Study (Young Male Nude Seated beside the Sea) (French: Jeune Homme nu assis au bord de la mer, figure d'étude) is a painting by Hippolyte Flandrin executed between 1835 and 1836. ...
  10. (Study (music)) An étude (a French word meaning study), is an instrumental musical composition, most commonly of considerable difficulty, usually designed to provide practice material for perfecting a particular technical skill. ...
  11. (Study (room)) A study is a room in a house which is used for paperwork, computer work, or reading. Historically, the study of a house was reserved for use as the private office and reading room of a family father as the formal head of a household, but today studies are generally either used to ...
  12. (The Study) The Study is a Canadian private education all-girls school in Westmount, Quebec. Girls can attend from Kindergarten through to grade 11. The school was founded in 1915, by a young Englishwoman named Margaret Gascoigne. ...
  13. An academic field of study concerning the given subject
  14. (study) A state of mental perplexity or worried thought; Thought, as directed to a specific purpose; one's concern; Mental effort to acquire knowledge or learning; The act of studying; examination; A room in a house intended for reading and writing; traditionally the private room of the male ...
  15. (Study) A detailed drawing or painting made of one or more parts of a final composition.
  16. (study) To investigate or acquire knowledge of a subject in depth.
  17. (Study) Defines the specific study being fielded for the client. Most clients will have only one study but may have multiple surveys.
  18. (16. Study) A comprehensive drawing or painting.  Also refers to a detail that can be incorporated into a finished painting.
  19. (Correspondence Study Information Management System) - The legacy mainframe system used to manage all aspects of GIS (Guided Independent Study) including enrolling students, paying instructors, and tracking lessons and exams, as well as the scheduling of exams. STUDY was retired in August 2008.
  20. (STUDY) 1. A general term used to refer to any one of a variety of research activities involving the collection, analysis, or interpretation of data. 2. Synonym for clinical trial. 3. A project involving multiple types of investigations, only one of which is a clinical trial (e.g. ...
  21. (STUDY) Space used primarily as study rooms, stacks, open-stack reading rooms, and library processing rooms.
  22. (STUDY) Undergoing a learning curve; giving careful thought to something; committing something to memory / Something carefully practiced or contrived
  23. (Study) (in Market Research) (see Research Studies)
  24. (Study) 20-30 minutes daily via internet only!
  25. (Study) A research process in which information is recorded for a group of people. The information is known as data. The data are used to answer questions about a health care problem. Read more.