- a sight or reading taken on a forward point.
- (in leveling) a rod reading on a point the elevation of which is to be determined.
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Examples from the Web for foresightedness
Historical Examples of foresightedness
This single word impresses upon us the foresightedness with which he anticipates metaphysical doctrines of modern Germany.The Development of Metaphysics in Persia
His spirit of determination, his persistence, his foresightedness, seem to me the predominant traits in a well-rounded character.The Story of General Pershing
Everett T. (Everett Titsworth) Tomlinson
And with her customary cleverness and foresightedness she called him up at the hospital.From the Housetops
George Barr McCutcheon