Examining blood in a lab to discover all of its components is an example of analysis.
- after all factors have been considered
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of analysis
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Medieval Latin analysis, from Ancient Greek ἀνάλυσις (analusis), from ἀναλύω (analuō, “I unravel, investigate”), from ἀνά (ana, “on, up”) + λύω (luō, “I loosen”).