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Synonyms for exploration
ˌɛk spləˈreɪ ʃənex·plo·ration

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  1. exploration, geographic expeditionnoun

    to travel for the purpose of discovery

    Synonyms:
    geographic expedition

  2. explorationnoun

    a careful systematic search

    Synonyms:
    geographic expedition

  3. explorationnoun

    a systematic consideration

    "he called for a careful exploration of the consequences"

    Synonyms:
    geographic expedition

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  1. explorationnoun

    Synonyms:
    examination, scrutiny, inquiry, research, inquisition

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How to use exploration in a sentence?

  1. Chief Executive Scott Sheffield:

    I personally think (Texas) shale oil will out survive LNG projects around the world, it'll survive new exploration projects, and they'll survive essentially all other shale plays in the U.S. in the Midland Basin, the world needs the Permian Basin. And so eventually supply-demand's going to reset. And the longer it stays lower, oil prices are going to bounce back even quicker.

  2. Benoit Lauzé:

    The recent Suncor offering represented the largest treasury deal ever completed by a Canadian exploration and production company.

  3. Amin Nasser:

    We plan to invest more than $300 billion over the coming decade to reinforce our pre-eminent position in oil, maintain our spare oil production capacity, and pursue a large exploration and production program centering on conventional and unconventional gas resources.

  4. Stephane Foucaud:

    In a downturn, exploration is about securing access to opportunities and high quality acreage at very low cost.

  5. Rainer Seele:

    This Memorandum of Understanding is an important first step in resuming OMV's activities in Iran and in the long-term cooperation with the NIOC, we look forward to evaluating the opportunities of OMV in Iran and the cooperation with NIOC to evaluate whether there are areas of potential cooperation in the exploration and development of oil and gas.


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