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question

 [kwes´chun]
an utterance about something unknown, seeking knowledge or other response.
research question an interrogative phrase focused on what is to be described by a given research project and what relationships may be established.
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The limited security measures taken on domestic US flights are coming into question in the wake of yesterday's (11 September) terrorist attacks.
Beckham, left out of the Manchester United side recently and his form coming into question, showed he deserves the England skipper's armband with a brilliant goal to sink Finland.
I think that in some ways the diary is a predominant text because you have his search for understanding himself as a man, his tendency to be seduced by the sensual, his tendency to want to put women on a pedestal and not see women as women, and his Northern liberalism and his sense of God coming into question. So the diary is his journey, and when he actually makes his articles for the Daily Picayune, we see the private man trying to make a public statement about something he now believes in.