discoverer

[ dih-skuhv-er-er ]
/ dɪˈskʌv ər ər /

noun

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

Nearby words

  1. discourse analysis,
  2. discourteous,
  3. discourtesy,
  4. discover,
  5. discovered check,
  6. discoverist,
  7. discovert,
  8. discoverture,
  9. discovery,
  10. discovery bay

Origin of discoverer

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

Related formspre·dis·cov·er·er, noun

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