descobrir

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From Late Latin discoperīre < discooperīre, present active infinitive of discooperiō (compare Occitan descobrir or descubrir, French découvrir, Spanish descubrir), from Latin dis- + cooperiō. Surface analysis: des- +‎ cobrir.

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descobrir (first-person singular present descobreixo, past participle descobert)

  1. to discover
    Synonym: localitzar
  2. to uncover, to reveal

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin discoperīre < discooperīre, present active infinitive of discooperiō (I expose), from Latin dis- + cooperiō (I cover wholly). Surface analysis: des- +‎ cobrir.

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descobrir

  1. to discover; to find out

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  • Portuguese: descobrir

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese descobrir (to find out), from Late Latin discoperīre < discooperīre, present active infinitive of discooperiō (I expose), from Latin dis- + cooperiō (I cover wholly). Surface analysis: des- +‎ cobrir.

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descobrir (first-person singular present indicative descubro, past participle descoberto)

  1. to discover (to find something for the first time)
    Synonym: encontrar
  2. to uncover (to remove something’s cover)

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