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Origin of prospective
Examples from the Web for prospective
Stacey Missmer, et al. “A Prospective Study of Dietary Fat Consumption and Endometriosis Risk.”
J.E. Chavarro, et al. “A Prospective Study of Dairy Foods Intake and Anovulatory Infertility.”
Noll, Jennie G., et al. “Obesity Risk for Female Victims of Childhood Sexual Abuse: A Prospective Study.”
Michael Leitzmann, et al. “A Prospective Study of Coffee Consumption and the Risk of Symptomatic Gallstone Disease in Men.”
Prospective theme: The New Order in North Africa and the Middle East: Challenges and Opportunities.
Prospective happiness is perhaps the only real happiness in the world.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
Prospective Bride: "I am glad I decided to be married in a traveling dress—a wedding dress costs such a lot."Jokes For All Occasions|Anonymous
Prospective readers, running their eyes over a printed page, object to the solid block formation of the descriptive passage.Fanny Herself|Edna Ferber
Prospective author-producer, why not spend a deal of energy on the photoplay successors of the puppet-plays?The Art Of The Moving Picture|Vachel Lindsay
Prospective parents should not at any time engage in anything that would be undesirable if reproduced in their children.Self Knowledge and Guide to Sex Instruction|T. W. Shannon
1580s, from obsolete French prospectif and directly from Medieval Latin prospectivus "affording a prospect; pertaining to a prospect," from Latin prospect-, past participle stem of prospicere (see prospect (n.)). In 17c. also as a noun, "spy glass, telescope." Related: Prospectively.