finder finder  /ˈfaɪn dər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who comes upon something after searching
  2. (n) someone who is the first to observe something
  3. (n) optical device that helps a user to find the target of interest

Usage(s):

  1. Blog finder that keeps getting better while the blogosphere gets bigger.
  2. Inside the truck are a desk, books, charts, maps, a position finder, and two standard drift indicators.
  3. Find local greens with the GPS range finder and track ball distance too.

News

  1. Eutelsat Satellite Finder Launched to Support Drive for Highest Signal Quality

    PARIS -- Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) has launched Eutelsat Satellite Finder a unique easy-to-use tool for accurate pointing of satellite antennas for consumers, installers, VSAT operators as well as news agencies, broadcasters and service operators carrying out newsgathering operations. The new application - available on iOS and Android driven devices - is available for all ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. Game Finder App Gets an Update

    Dish has updated its Hopper sports app, Game Finder, to give soccer fans the ability to keep up with stats and scores of nine premier soccer leagues, as well as the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying rounds
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Television Broadcast

  3. Apartment Finder Introduces FinderSites, A Turnkey Website Design And Development Service For Multi-Family Communities

    ATLANTA, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Apartment Finder, the #1 multi-family resource for apartment shoppers, announces the launch of FinderSites , a website design, development and SEO service featuring ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "There are 400 billion stars in the galaxy, and obviously we're not going to point the Terrestrial Planet Finder ...... at every one of them," said Turnbull.
    on Feb 18, 2006 By: Turnbull Source: Malaysia Star

  2. "I would ask him to specifically engage in the Caledonia issue - as the mediator, conciliator, fact finder - to sit down with both sides and to try to find where there's middle ground," Hampton said. "What an NDP government would do (is)...
    on Sep 14, 2007 By: Howard Hampton Source: 570 News

  3. "We have indicated both to the fact finder and to the faculty union that we are willing to use the report as the basis for an overall settlement agreement," said Roberta Achtenberg, chair of the CSU Board of Trustees. "We are hopeful that at...
    on Mar 25, 2007 By: Roberta Achtenberg Source: PR Newswire (press release)

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