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 for Prospectus
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Prospectus \Pro*spec"tus\, n. [L., a prospect, sight, view: cf.
     F. prospectus. See Prospect.]
     A summary, plan, or scheme of something proposed, affording a
     prospect of its nature; especially, an exposition of the
     scheme of an unpublished literary work.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  prospectus
      n 1: a formal written offer to sell securities (filed with the
           SEC) that sets forth a plan for a (proposed) business
           enterprise; "a prospectus should contain the facts that an
           investor needs to make an informed decision"
      2: a catalog listing the courses offered by a college or
         university [syn: course catalog, course catalogue,
         prospectus]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  93 Moby Thesaurus words for "prospectus":
     actuarial prediction, agenda, aim, ambition, animus, announcement,
     apocalypse, aspiration, batting order, bill, bill of fare,
     blueprint, budget, calendar, card, carte du jour, conspectus,
     counsel, description, desideration, desideratum, design, desire,
     determination, docket, effect, fixed purpose, foreboding, forecast,
     forecasting, foreshowing, foresight, foretelling, function,
     game plan, guesswork, idea, improbability, intendment, intent,
     intention, lineup, list of agenda, meaning, menu, mind, motive,
     nisus, omen, outline, plan, playbill, point, prediction,
     prefiguration, prefigurement, prefiguring, presage, presaging,
     presentiment, preshowing, presignifying, probability, prognosis,
     prognostication, program, program of operation, programma, project,
     projection, promise, prophecy, prophesying, proposal, proposition,
     protocol, purpose, resolution, resolve, roster, sake, scenario,
     schedule, scheme, slate, soothsay, speculation,
     statistical prediction, striving, study, vaticination, view,
     will
  
  

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