Discovered

  • (adj): No longer concealed; uncovered as by opening a curtain; 'discovered' is archaic and primarily a theater term.
    Synonyms: disclosed, revealed
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on discovered:

Kokino Civilization
... A Kokino culture may have been found, after a network of 10 temples was discovered in the mountain peaks of the Kumanovo-Kratovo region, dating back to 20th-18th ... Drawings in stones were also discovered, especially those of an eagle (associated with storms), and turtles (symbol of country) ... At least ten figurine objects of humans and animals were discovered ...
Lake Minnetonka - Environmental Issues
... prevalent after curly-leaf pondweed (Potamogeton crispus L.) was discovered in its waters in 1900 ... Purple Loosestrife was discovered in the Lake in 1940 and Eurasian Water Milfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum) in 1987 ... In 2010, Zebra Mussels were also discovered in the Lake ...
15462 Stumegan
15462 Stumegan (1999 AV1) is a Main-belt asteroid discovered on January 8, 1999 ... The asteroid was discovered at Kitt Peak National Observatory as part of the Spacewatch project ... It is named for Stu Megan, who discovered the first Spacewatch FMO Project asteroid to attain an official IAU MPEC designation ...
Alex Ross - Early Life
... and was first influenced by superheroes when he discovered Spider-Man on an episode of the children's TV series The Electric Company ... By age 16, Ross discovered the realistic work of illustrators such as Andrew Loomis and Norman Rockwell, and envisioned one day seeing such styles applied to comic book art ... During his years there, Ross discovered the work of other artists like J ...
Seibal - History - Modern History
... The ruins of Seibal were probably discovered around 1890 by loggers working for the Hamett Mahogany Company ... He made a site plan and discovered a new stela to add to those already discovered ... He returned to the site for further investigations in August 1905 but discovered no new monuments ...

More definitions of "discovered":

  • (adj): Discovered or determined by scientific observation.
    Example: "The discovered behavior norms"; "discovered differences in achievement"
    Synonyms: ascertained, observed

Famous quotes containing the word discovered:

    In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject quite so worthy of my attention.
    Jay Dratler, U.S. screenwriter, Samuel Hoffenstein (1889–1947)

    America was too big to have been discovered all at one time. It would have been better for the graces if it had been discovered in pieces of about the size of France or Germany at a time.
    Samuel Butler (1835–1902)

    ...I discovered that I could take a risk and survive. I could march in Philadelphia. I could go out in the street and be gay even in a dress or a skirt without getting shot. Each victory gave me courage for the next one.
    Martha Shelley, U.S. author and social activist. As quoted in Making History, part 3, by Eric Marcus (1992)