Last modified on 7 December 2014, at 01:41

detecting

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

detecting

  1. Present participle of detect.

NounEdit

detecting (plural detectings)

  1. An act of detection.
    • 2009, Gilbert Ryle, The Concept of Mind: 60th Anniversary Edition (page 194)
      Sensations then, are not perceivings, observings or findings; they are not detectings, scannings or inspectings; they are not apprehendings, cognisings, intuitings or knowings.