What does uncovering mean?

Definitions for uncovering
un·cov·er·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. denudation, stripping, uncovering, baring, husking(noun)

    the removal of covering

  2. discovery, find, uncovering(noun)

    the act of discovering something

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uncovering

    of Uncover

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uncovering in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uncovering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of uncovering in a Sentence

  1. Anna Holzner:

    By uncovering cavities in oil palm trunks where rats seek shelter during the day, one group of pig-tailed macaques can catch more than 3,000 rats per year.

  2. Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte:

    The court will conduct its work independently, this is a very important step toward uncovering the truth and seeking justice for the victims and their survivors.

  3. Stephanie Baker:

    During our field school excavations at Drimolen, a student began uncovering a cluster of fragments. We could see that they were parts of a skull. But they werent immediately identifiable, over the course of the field season more and more fragments were uncovered. We began piecing them together. No one could decide what this skullcap was from, until one night it all came together -- and we realised we were looking at a hominin!

  4. Marwan Hamadeh:

    But by revealing who executed the crime, we are also gradually uncovering those who incited and took the decision for the crime.

  5. World Anti-Doping Agency:

    Lilya Shobukhova accepted from the outset that Lilya Shobukhova had committed an anti-doping rule violation, the information and documentation provided by Lilya Shobukhova has been of substantial value in uncovering and investigating anti-doping rule violations committed by other individuals, including athlete support personnel.

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