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discovers

verb
present tense third-person singular of discover

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1 to come to an awareness of
  • I was startled to discover that my keys were missing

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2 to come upon after searching, study, or effort
  • we hope to discover the real reason for his odd behavior

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discovers

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“Discovers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/discovers. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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