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reconnoiter

verb
variants: or reconnoitre

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to go to (a place or area) in order to find out information especially about a military enemy; to do a reconnaissance of (a place)
  • An expedition reconnoitered the coast to find out the exact location of enemy forces.

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The first known use of reconnoiter was in 1705

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“Reconnoiter.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reconnoiter. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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