variants or reconnoitred
past tense of reconnoiter
as in explored
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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“Reconnoitered.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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