What does search mean?

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Noun
  1. An attempt to find something.
  2. The act of searching in general.
Verb
  1. (transitive) To look in (a place) for something.
  2. (intransitive, followed by "for") To look thoroughly.
  3. (transitive, now rare) To look for, seek.
  4. (transitive, obsolete) To probe or examine (a wound).
  5. (obsolete) To examine; to try; to put to the test.
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