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delve into (something)

To study something thoroughly. Because I was eager to delve into that novel further, I decided to write about it for my term paper.
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delve into something

to examine or study something carefully; to enter into the examination or study of something. He delved into the solution of the problem facing him. I am just now delving into a study of the Trojan War.
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Davies S, Hall D (201 I) 'Spread, delve, spade, invert: a best practice guide to the addition of clay to sandy soils.
Kelleigh Lodge, defending, said Delve got his act together since his last prison release in 2010.
Delve offers Cortana-like capabilities (Microsoft Cortana is an artificial intelligence interface that responds to voice, similar to Apple's Siri and Google Now) that allow you to search and manage your emails, meetings, contacts, and social networks using voice questions and commands.
Delve can tap Yammer's message translation capabilities, improvements to file collaboration, platform updates such as embeddable feeds and the Like and Follow buttons, and continued development on various mobile platforms.
While Delve is expected to resume his career in Japan, the Rebels have also confirmed that Australia international Kurtley Beale will not be staying in Melbourne.
It's a tough group and going to be a massive test," said Delve, who won the last of his 11 caps in 2010.
The V-shaped area of disturbance on the delve line allowed water to penetrate deeper into the subsoil compared with both off-line regions and undelved profiles.
Delve may be a relative newcomer to the news information space, but the company is already turning heads and creating plenty of buzz.
Although the Rebels often found it tough going during their first season of Super Rugby, Delve was unquestionably a soaraway success story.
STEVE DELVE, who was a journalist with The Sporting Life for 33 years and went on to work for the Racing Post, has died aged 62.
WHEN Gareth Delve decided to go to the other side of the world to play for new Super 15 franchise Melbourne Rebels, there was all manner of tut-tutting about the risk to his Wales career, etc, etc.
GARETH DELVE is the Rebel with a World Cup cause that seems certain to be backed by Wales this summer.
GLOUCESTER captain Gareth Delve and London Irish back row George Stowers were both suspended for three weeks last night following their brawl at the Madejski Stadium.
In a nutshell: Attempt to delve into the everyday lives of Baltimore firefighters seems both generic and phony.