- 究 [jiū]
- （仔细推求; 追查） study carefully; go into; investigate:
investigate and ascertain (cause, responsibility, etc.); 查究
study; research; 研究
- （到底; 究竟） actually; really; after all:
The actual cause awaits further investigation. 究系何因, 尚待深查。
How should this really be dealt with? 究应如何办理?
We all support his scientific research.
He had devoted his whole life to the study of contemporary art.
After all, it is a waste of time to go over ground that has already been covered thoroughly.
The Congress set up a special committee to investigate the matter.