Meaning of DISCOVERY in English

DISCOVERY

noun

the gaining knowledge of or ascertaining the existence of something previously unknown or unrecognized

the discovery of a new chemical element

Synonyms: detection, espial, find, strike, unearthing

Related Word: disclosure, exposition, exposure, revelation, uncovering

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