What does sighting mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sighting(noun)

    the act of observing

    "several sightings of enemy troops were reported"

Wiktionary

  1. sighting(Noun)

    The act of catching sight of something, especially something searched for

    There will be a small prize for the first sighting of a seal

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sighting

    of Sight

  2. Sighting

    a. & n. from Sight, v. t

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. sighting

    Actual visual contact. Does not include other contacts, which must be reported by type, e.g., radar and sonar contacts. See also contact report.

How to pronounce sighting?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sighting in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sighting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of sighting in a Sentence

  1. Nick Pope:

    Scientific advice should be sought when necessary for instance, if a soil sample needs to be checked for radioactivity, but one doesnt need to be a scientist, or even adopt a scientific methodology, to interview a witness, cross-check with information about flight paths and find out, say, that at the time and location of a particular UFO sighting, the Goodyear blimp was in the area.

  2. Gideon McKean:

    They got into a canoe, intending simply to retrieve the ball, and somehow got pushed by wind or tide into the open bay, about 30 minutes later they were spotted by an onlooker from land, who saw them far out from shore, and called the police. After that last sighting, they were not seen again. The Coast Guard recovered their canoe, which was capsized and miles away, at approximately 6:30( Thursday) evening.

  3. Police Chief Yunus Wally:

    It's true, an AMA (Associated Mission Aviation) aircraft reported sighting aircraft debris around Oksop waterfall.

  4. John W. Fitzpatrick:

    Since the first sighting, this has consumed us. We have dedicated our time and our dreams to protecting and conserving this area. These woods are my church. There is no bird like this in the world.

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