1. the act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation

- the determination of molecular structures

Similar word(s): finding

Definition categories: act, discovery, find, uncovering

2. the quality of being determined to do or achieve something; firmness of purpose

- his determination showed in his every movement

Similar word(s): purpose

Definition categories: attribute, firmness, resoluteness, resolution, resolve

3. a position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration

- satisfied with the panel's determination

Similar word(s): conclusion, decision

Definition categories: thought, judgement, judgment, mind

4. deciding or controlling something's outcome or nature

- the determination of grammatical inflections

Definition categories: thought, deciding

5. the act of making up your mind about something

Similar word(s): conclusion, decision

Definition categories: act, choice, option, pick, selection