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visionary

adjective
 
 
/ˈvɪʒənri/ US   /ˈvɪʒəneri/
having the ability to imagine how something will develop in the future: She has long been recognized as a visionary leader in the green technology sector.
Translations of “visionary”
in Chinese (Traditional) 對未來的看法, 眼光, 遠見…
in Russian дальновидный, прозорливый…
in Turkish ileri görüşlü…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对未来的看法, 眼光, 远见…
in Polish wizjonerski…
(Definition of visionary adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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