prevision

[ pri-vizh-uhn ]
/ prɪˈvɪʒ ən /

noun

foresight, foreknowledge, or prescience.
a prophetic or anticipatory vision or perception.

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Origin of prevision

First recorded in 1605–15; pre- + vision

OTHER WORDS FROM prevision

pre·vi·sion·al, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for prevision

prevision
/ (prɪˈvɪʒən) /

noun rare

the act or power of foreseeing; prescience
a prophetic vision or prophecy
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