Discovery - (n.) The action of discovering; exposure to view; laying
open; showing; as, the discovery of a plot.
Discovery - (n.) A making known; revelation; disclosure; as, a bankrupt
is bound to make a full discovery of his assets.
Discovery - (n.) Finding out or ascertaining something previously unknown
or unrecognized; as, Harvey's discovery of the circulation of the
Discovery - (n.) That which is discovered; a thing found out, or for the
first time ascertained or recognized; as, the properties of the magnet
were an important discovery.
Discovery - (n.) Exploration; examination.