not-, nosc-, nit-
(Latin: from gnoscere, to come to know, to get to know, to get acquainted [with]; know, learn; mark, sign; and cognoscere, to get to know, to recognize)
reconnoitering (s) (noun), reconnoiterings (pl)
Exploring in order to gain information: The soldiers realized that reconnoitering, or scouting, in enemy territory could be very dangerous.
Ut omnes te cognoscant.
So that all may know you.
Motto of Niagara University, Niagara Falls, New York, USA.
Ut te cognoscant et vitam habeant.
So that they may know you and have life.
Motto of the Sacred Heart School of Theology, Hales Corners, Wisconsin, USA.