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  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of uncover.

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Examples

  • Sometimes, the search for a title uncovers a long-forgotten pearl.

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  • In Tunisia: Josh Bernstein uncovers the secret life of gladiators at El Jem, which was once the Roman town of Thysdrus.

    Josh Bernstein promises to unravel mysteries in 'Unknown'

  • But what she uncovers is far more sinister than anyone imagines and leads to a group of killers who give new meaning to the word hunter.

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  • A domestic abuse call uncovers two unlicensed pistols inside a home where a woman has called 911 after being battered by her husband.

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  • Chesler EJ, Lu L, Shou S, Qu Y, Gu J, et al. (2005) Complex trait analysis of gene expression uncovers polygenic and pleiotropic networks that modulate nervous system function.

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  • In this case, the Post "uncovers" how a passing joke made front-page headlines and overshadowed Clinton's campaign stop in Davenport, Iowa.

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  • The inventor and the discoverer are truly what the words imply: the inventor "comes upon" the new idea or principle, and the discoverer "uncovers" and makes plain.

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  • A two-week course that “uncovers your inner potential, increasing your personal energy and leading to greater insight and focus when confronting the problems of today”, or an open-ended series of weekly sessions that turns you into a weeping pretzel because it forces you to confront your own weaknesses?

    2009 August — Fusion Despatches

  • A two-week course that “uncovers your inner potential, increasing your personal energy and leading to greater insight and focus when confronting the problems of today”, or an open-ended series of weekly sessions that turns you into a weeping pretzel because it forces you to confront your own weaknesses?

    Something to chew on for a while…. — Fusion Despatches

  • Mr. Nasution said Tuesday in a hearing with a parliamentary committee that Bank Indonesia could impose more "severe sanctions" against Citibank if it uncovers more wrongdoings.

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