What is 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:

Lake Minnetonka - Environmental Issues
... became 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 ...
Alex Ross - Early Life
... Ross first began drawing at age three, 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 ...
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 ...
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 ... returned to the site for further investigations in August 1905 but discovered no new monuments ...
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 century BC ... Drawings in stones were also discovered, especially those of an eagle (associated with storms), and turtles (symbol of country) ... ten figurine objects of humans and animals were discovered ...

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:

    Even more important than the discovery of Columbus, which we are gathered together to celebrate, is the fact that the general government has just discovered women.
    Bertha Honore Potter Palmer (1849–1918)

    If you are prepared to accept the consequences of your dreams ... then you must still regard America today with the same naive enthusiasm as the generations that discovered the New World.
    Jean Baudrillard (b. 1929)

    I have discovered the most exciting, the most arduous literary form of all, the most difficult to master, the most pregnant in curious possibilities. I mean the advertisement.... It is far easier to write ten passably effective Sonnets, good enough to take in the not too inquiring critic, than one effective advertisement that will take in a few thousand of the uncritical buying public.
    Aldous Huxley (1894–1963)