Pronunciation: (di-skuv'ur), [key]
1. to see, get knowledge of, learn of, find, or find out; gain sight or knowledge of (something previously unseen or unknown): to discover America; to discover electricity.
2. to notice or realize: I discovered I didn't have my credit card with me when I went to pay my bill.
3. Archaic.to make known; reveal; disclose.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.