pesquisa

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See also: pesquisá

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish pesquisa (investigation), from Latin perquīrō (I ask, inquire or search diligently).

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Noun[edit]

pesquisa f (plural pesquisas)

  1. research (inquiry or examination)
  2. (computing) search

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Verb[edit]

pesquisa

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of pesquisar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of pesquisar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the past participle of Old Spanish pesquerir, from dissimilation of perquirir, from Latin perquīrō, perquīrēre; cf. its perfect passive participle perquīsītus, perquīsīta.

Noun[edit]

pesquisa f (plural pesquisas)

  1. inquiry