observation(redirected from Physical observation)
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observationnoun advertence, advertency, ascertainment, assertion, attention, attentiveness, check, cognition, cognizance, comment, commentary, conclusion, consideration, declaration, detection, dictum, discovery, espial, espionage, estimation, expression of opinion, finding, heed, heedfulness, inspection, intentness, investigation, look, mention, notatio, note, notice, observatio, opinion, reconnaissance, reflection, regard, remark, scrutiny, statement, study, supervision, surveillance, survey, utterance, view, watch, watchfulness, witnessing
Associated concepts: observation of the demeanor of a witness
See also: apprehension, care, comment, comprehension, concept, conclusion, determination, dictum, diligence, discernment, discovery, estimate, examination, generalization, heed, idea, indagation, inference, inspection, intelligence, judgment, notice, outlook, perception, pronouncement, regard, remark, research, scrutiny, sense, statement, study, surveillance, test