Probe - (v. t.) To examine, as a wound, an ulcer, or some cavity of the body, with a probe.
Probe - (v. t.) Fig.: to search to the bottom; to scrutinize or examine thoroughly.
Probe - (n.) An instrument for examining the depth or other circumstances of a wound, ulcer, or cavity, or the direction of a sinus, of for exploring for bullets, for stones in the bladder, etc.
Probed - (imp. & p. p.) of Probe
Probeagle - (n.) See Porbeagle.
Probe-pointed - (a.) Having a blunt or button-shaped extremity; -- said of cutting instruments.
Probe - —n. 1 penetrating investigation. 2 small device, esp. An electrode, for measuring, testing, etc. 3 blunt-ended surgical instrument for exploring a wound etc. 4 (in full space probe) unmanned exploratory spacecraft transmitting information about its environment. —v. (-bing) 1 examine or enquire into closely. 2 explore with a probe. [latin proba: related to *prove]
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