foresight has definitions from the field of psychology
[ noun ] providence by virtue of planning prudently for the future

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(Max F. Millikan and Donald L. M. Blackmer,...)

Nevertheless , with foresight and careful planning , some of the more disruptive and dangerous consequences of social change which have troubled other countries passing_through this stage can be escaped .

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[ noun ] (psychology) knowing in advance; foreseeing

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knowing anticipate

[ noun ] (psychology) the act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future)