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I'm working on a backend product and the term "eDiscovery" is overused in my industry. What's another appropriate word that has enough resonance to be marketable? Discovery in this context does not seem to be appropriate.

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Finding or Findings –  Dohn Joe Sep 25 '13 at 6:40
    
I'm not familiar with the meaning of "eDiscovery". If you could provide a little background, that would help a lot to discover a marketable synonym. –  npst Sep 25 '13 at 8:49
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This question appears to be off-topic because it is too broad, it's opinion-based, and it's unclear what you're asking. We are being asked to provide a marketable word for a product we know very little about. Whizbang and DooHickey would be as viable as any other candidates, with the slim amount of background information and market research provided. –  J.R. Sep 25 '13 at 9:06
    
I find it rather bold to seek a marketably resonant word (in short, a copy!) at a linguist forum. You're talking about this "discovery": "Law. The compulsory disclosure of pertinent facts or documents to the opposing party in a civil action, usually before a trial begins." In having that process as a referent, the word 'discovery' is not so much a concept-identifier, a lexicon entry, a name — as a firm, a happy label, a nickname. And a euphemism at that. Synonyms for catchphrases?! The Marketing Department is on another extension. –  Talia Ford Sep 25 '13 at 9:54
    
I see no harm in this question. It is reasonable to seek an alternative label. As Talia Ford says 'discovery' is not really an apt word in this context - and OP's quest for an alternative is justified. –  user49727 Sep 25 '13 at 17:22
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closed as off-topic by J.R., RegDwigнt Sep 25 '13 at 10:22

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An appropriate synonym that immediately springs to mind is disclosure.

You might also consider reveal.

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Eureka—the most appropriate synonym for discovery that I can think of.

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