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prescient
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Sense and Sensibility
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  • How little did I then think that the very first news I should hear from Mrs. Smith, when I next came into the country, would be that Barton cottage was taken: and I felt an immediate satisfaction and interest in the event, which nothing but a kind of prescience of what happiness I should experience from it, can account for.

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  • She is prescient in her political predictions.
  • He knew what this essence could do to him—the spice change that pushed his mind into prescient awareness.
    Frank Herbert  --  Dune

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