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Definitions of detection:
  • noun:   the act of detecting something; catching sight of something
  • noun:   a police investigation to determine the perpetrator
    Example: "Detection is hard on the feet"
  • noun:   the perception that something has occurred or some state exists
    Example: "Early detection can often lead to a cure"
  • noun:   the detection that a signal is being received

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