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reconnoitre (British English) also: reconnoiter (American English)
British English: /ˌrɛkəˈnɔɪtə/
American English: /ˌrikəˈnɔɪdər/
, /ˌrɛkəˈnɔɪdər/
(Military)

Translation of reconnoitre in French:

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • faire une reconnaissance

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