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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Exploring in order to gain information.

Usage examples (37)
  • Upon a plain, and that plain covered with the high stalks of Jumna corn, not a mound of rising ground even to assist the view, reconnoitring is nearly nominal.
  • Rhodesian side of the river by a reconnoitring patrol.
  • The troops will follow their respective reconnoitring parties.
  • He sent another reconnoitring expedition in 1525, and early in for more
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