Meaning of DISCOVERY in English

DISCOVERY

n. 25B6; noun

the discovery of the body : FINDING, location, uncovering, unearthing.

the discovery that she was pregnant : REALIZATION, recognition; revelation, disclosure.

the discovery of new drugs : INVENTION, origination, devising; pioneering.

he failed to take out a patent on his discoveries : FIND, finding; invention, breakthrough, innovation.

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