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English definition of “prescient”

prescient

adjective uk   /ˈpres.i.ənt/ formal us  
knowing or suggesting correctly what will happen in the future: a prescient warningPredicting things and intuition
prescience
noun [U] uk   /-əns/ us  
the prescience of her remarksWise and sensiblePredicting things and intuition
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