An inquiry is any process that has the aim of augmenting knowledge, resolving doubt, or solving a problem. A theory of inquiry is an account of the various types of inquiry and a treatment of the ways that each type of inquiry achieves its aim.
The act of inquiring; a seeking of information by asking questions; interrogation; a question or questioning.
Search for truth, information, or knowledge; examination of facts or principles; research; investigation
A question, an inquiry US, an enquiry UK.
“The teacher answered the student’s query concerning biosynthesis.”
A question mark.
A set of instructions passed to a database.
“The database admin switched on query logging for debugging purposes.”
To ask a question.
To ask, inquire.
To question or call into doubt.
To pass a query to a database to retrieve information.
To send a private message to (a user on IRC).