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descry

  

      vb   , -scries, -scrying, -scried   tr  
1    to discern or make out; catch sight of  
2    to discover by looking carefully; detect  
     (C14: from Old French descrier to proclaim, decry)  
  descrier      n  
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descry

  
  
behold, detect, discern, discover, distinguish, espy, make out, mark, notice, observe, perceive, recognize, see, sight, spy out  

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decry, decury, destroy, desc.

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