recco

recce

[rek-ee]
noun
(especially in British military use) reconnaissance: a pilot who spent three months on recce.
Also, recco [rek-oh] , reccy [rek-ee] .


Origin:
1940–45; by shortening and alteration

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recce (ˈrɛkɪ)
 
n, —vb , -ces, -ceing, -ced, -ceed
reconnaissance a slang word for reconnoitre

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recce
reconnaissance
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