Webster 1913 Edition
The act or the power of foreseeing; prescience; foreknowledge.
Action in reference to the future; provident care; prudence; wise forethought.
This seems an unseasonable
A random expense, without plan or
Any sight or reading of the leveling staff, except the backsight; any sight or bearing taken by a compass or theodolite in a forward direction.
Muzzle sight. See
Fore sight, under
Webster 1828 Edition
1.Prescience; foreknowledge; prognostication; the act of foreseeing.
2.Provident care of futurity; foreknowledge accompanied with prudence in guarding against evil.