- n. The act of reconnoitering; preliminary examination or survey.
- n. An examination or survey of a region in reference to its general geological character.
- n. An examination of a region as to its general natural features, preparatory to a more particular survey for the purposes of triangulation, or of determining the location of a public work.
- n. An examination of a territory, or of an enemy's position, for the purpose of obtaining information necessary for directing military operations; a preparatory expedition.
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Words that start with reconnaissance: 1
Words that end with reconnaissance: 1
Words that contain reconnaissance: 1
Next words in dictionary: reconnoissance, reconnoiter, reconnoitre, reconquer, reconquest, reconsecrate, reconsecration, reconsider, reconsideration, reconsolate
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