prospection

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

prospection (countable and uncountable, plural prospections)

  1. (uncommon) The action of looking forward into the future. Formed by analogy with retrospection.
  2. (uncommon) The act of prospecting for minerals.
  3. A search for archaeological remains, usually using modern technology, for example ground penetrating radar.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

prospection f (plural prospections)

  1. prospecting