AskDefine | Define exploratory

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exploratory adj : serving in or intended for exploration or discovery; "an exploratory operation"; "exploratory reconnaisance"; "digging an exploratory well in the Gulf of Mexico"; "exploratory talks between diplomats" [syn: explorative] [ant: nonexploratory]

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  1. Serving to explore or investigate.

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