spotting 1 of 2

as in discovery
the act or process of sighting or learning the existence of something for the first time the spotting of a new bird is always a thrill for an avid bird-watcher

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present participle of spot
as in spraying
to cover by or as if by scattering something over or on the TV networks had spotted reporters all over the state for the election

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“Spotting.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jun. 2023.

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