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EtymologyEdit

From French clairvoyant, from clair (clear) + voyant (seeing), present participle of voir (see).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌklɛəˈvɔɪ.ənt/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌklɛɹˈvɔɪ.ənt/
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  • Rhymes: -ɔɪ.ənt

AdjectiveEdit

clairvoyant (comparative more clairvoyant, superlative most clairvoyant)

  1. Of or relating to clairvoyance.
  2. Able to see things that cannot be perceived by the normal senses.
  3. Able to foresee the future.
  4. (computing) Relating to a form of parallel processing algorithm given advance information about the problem.

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NounEdit

clairvoyant (plural clairvoyants)

  1. A person able to see things that cannot be perceived by the normal senses.
  2. A person able to foresee the future.

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