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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The act of catching sight of something, especially something unusual or searched for: a sighting of a whale in the harbor; a reported sighting of a UFO.

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  • n. The act of catching sight of something, especially something searched for
  • v. Present participle of sight.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • a. & n. from sight, v. t.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of observing

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  • Also, present participle of the verb 'to sight'. 'They were sighting the object when there was an explosion.'

    October 7, 2011