Research to me is searching for information that I want and need.
Research to me means finding out more information on the topic I wish to know more about
Research to me means finding out information on something i am unsure about or do not know, it also helps me make conclusions.
Research to me is searching for an answer for a question that I do not know the answers to
Answers are on the right track ie. research is to answer qns be it deepening your knowledge on a phenomenon or resolving an issue. However, research is also important in facilitating informed decision-making.