search(redirected from In Search Of)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Related to In Search Of: In Search of Lost Time
1. to probe or investigate.
2. a probe or investigation.
literature search a search intended to create a customized bibliography that treats aspects of a research, scholarly, or topical literature of interest.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.