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English definition of “prospective”

prospective

adjective     /prəˈspek.tɪv/
prospective buyers, employers, parents, etc. C1 people who are expected to buy something, employ someone, become a parent, etc.: We've had three sets of prospective buyers looking round the house.Possible and probablePotentialHoping and hopefulness
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