• Detect Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) To uncover; to discover; to find out; to bring to light; as, to detect a crime or a criminal; to detect a mistake in an account.
- (a.) Detected.
- (v. t.) To inform against; to accuse.
• Detection Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) The act of detecting; the laying open what was concealed or hidden; discovery; as, the detection of a thief; the detection of fraud, forgery, or a plot.