1. [ adjective ] no longer concealed; uncovered as by opening a curtain; `discovered' is archaic and primarily a theater term
Synonyms: revealed disclosed

"the scene disclosed was of a moonlit forest"

Related terms: unconcealed
2. [ adjective ] discovered or determined by scientific observation
Synonyms: observed ascertained

"variation in the ascertained flux depends on a number of factors" "the discovered behavior norms" "discovered differences in achievement" "no explanation for the observed phenomena"

Related terms: determined
Similar spelling:   discover