[ dih-skuhv-er-er ]
/ dɪˈskʌv ər ər /


a person who discovers.
(initial capital letter) U.S. Aerospace. one of an early series of polar-orbiting reconnaissance satellites.

Origin of discoverer

1250–1300; Middle English < Old French descovreur. See discover, -er1

Related forms

pre·dis·cov·er·er, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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