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ascertain
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
find out, learn, or determine with certainty (usually by making an effort)
  • Dr. Remile suddenly ascertained that I was due some government benefits, being the child of a veteran.
    Book 5 — Exodus (20% in)

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