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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who is the first to observe something; Someone who is the first to think of or make something.

Usage examples (35)
  • He abhors the word discoverer, as applied to himself.
  • Burrough therefore is often called the discoverer of Novaya Zemlya, but incorrectly.
  • We have already seen that Barnabas may be called the discoverer of
  • A celebrated Portugese navigator, generally called the discoverer of for more
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