tr.v. in·ter·ro·gat·ed, in·ter·ro·gat·ing, in·ter·ro·gates
1. To examine by questioning formally or officially. See Synonyms at ask.
2. Computers To transmit a signal for setting off an appropriate response.
[Middle English enterrogate, from Latin interrogāre, interrogāt- : inter-, in the presence of; see INTER- + rogāre, to ask; see reg- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
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