Astronomy. a small, wide-angled telescope attached to a larger one for locating objects to be studied.
a person or firm that acts as agent in initiating a business transaction.
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How to use finder in a sentence
Some Android manufacturers put their own phone finder apps on their devices.
Following a crowdsourced professional investigation into whether Stuef’s chest photos were digitally manipulated, Kristy Cowling published a poll on THOR asking if Stuef was the finder.The People Still Searching for Forrest Fenn’s Treasure | awise | July 22, 2021 | Outside Online
The years that followed were a boom time for planet finders.A century of astronomy revealed Earth’s place in the universe | Lisa Grossman | July 21, 2021 | Science News
They typically employ a waist-level finder, which means you look down at the top of the camera to compose your shot and focus.Hasselblad’s new $6,400 camera is weird and wonderful | Stan Horaczek | January 2, 2021 | Popular-Science
The most immediate and obvious change to the finder, however, is the addition of the Control Center.
Joseph finder is The New York Times bestselling author of numerous novels including Power Play, Killer Instinct, and Vanished.
Novelist Joseph finder hails an entertaining new companion to America's favorite pastime.
Joseph finder is the author of numerous bestselling novels including Power Play, Nightmare, and Vanished (coming August 2009).
We're seeing a kabuki dance of outrage, writes spy novelist Joseph finder.
The two-thirds objective should be used as a finder, while the one-sixth is reserved for examining details.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis | James Campbell Todd
The finder does not take title to every article found and out of the possession of its true owner.
If the finder knows who the owner is or has a reasonable clue to the ownership, which he disregards, he is guilty of larceny.
And if the bailee is a finder who has bestowed labor on the article found in good faith, the same rule applies.
In order to reach the star at lower culmination the finder tube had to be thrown out of parallelism with the main telescope.Photographs of Nebul and Clusters | James Edward Keeler
British Dictionary definitions for finder
a person or thing that finds
physics a small low-power wide-angle telescope fitted to a more powerful larger telescope, used to locate celestial objects to be studied by the larger instrument
photog short for viewfinder
finders keepers informal whoever finds something has the right to keep it
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