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From Old Occitan descobrir (compare Occitan descobrir, descubrir), from Late Latin discoperīre < discooperīre, present active infinitive of discooperiō (compare 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
  2. to uncover, to reveal

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EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdes̺.ko.ˈbɾiɾ/

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descobrir

  1. to discover; to find out

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /dɨʃ.ku.ˈβɾiɾ/
  • Hyphenation: des‧co‧brir

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

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

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