discover-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: find, learn, or realize something

They discovered traces of lead in the paint.
The doctor discovered the patient's tell-tale signs of a cocaine addiction.
Mary is good at discovering which seats have the best acoustics in a theater.
They may never discover who committed that murder.
The Japanese discovered that there is a risk.
Is there a good test to discover if you have Lyme disease?
Who really discovered America?

VerbNet: conjecture-29.5-2,discover-84,sight-30.2
FrameNet: Becoming_aware
PropBank: discover.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 3, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8

Sense Number 2: disclose, expose

He refused to discover the location of the stolen art.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: discover.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 6