uncovering


uncovering
noun
1. the removal of covering
Syn: ↑denudation, ↑stripping, ↑baring, ↑husking
Derivationally related forms: ↑husk (for: ↑husking), ↑strip (for: ↑stripping), ↑denude (for: ↑denudation)
Hypernyms: ↑removal, ↑remotion
Hyponyms: ↑deforestation, ↑disforestation, ↑cornhusking
2. the act of discovering something
Syn: ↑discovery, ↑find
Derivationally related forms: ↑find (for: ↑find), ↑discover (for: ↑discovery)
Hypernyms: ↑act, ↑deed, ↑human action, ↑human activity
Hyponyms:

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