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analysisˈnæləsis/noun
pluralanalyses/-əˌsiːz/ˈnæləˌsiːz/
analysis
ˈnæləsis/
noun
pluralanalyses/-əˌsiːz/ˈnæləˌsiːz/
Learner's definition of ANALYSIS  
: a careful study of something to learn about its parts, what they do, and how they are related to each other
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— see also systems analysis
   b  : an explanation of the nature and meaning of something
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[noncount]  : psychoanalysis

in the final analysis

alsoin the last analysis
: after considering everything — used for a final statement or judgment that is based on what is most important in a particular situation
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