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prescient

pre·sci·ent

prescient

 
pronunciation:
pre shi nt [or] pre shnt [or] pri shi ent [or] pri shnt
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Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: having or exhibiting knowledge of events before they take place.
The old science fiction novel now seems remarkably prescient about the role computer technology plays in our lives.
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