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How to find a dropped table?

How to find the definition or structure of a dropped table? I know the table's name but I don't know the columns and datatypes. It no longer exists.

How to find the definition or structure of a dropped table? I know the table's name but I don't know the columns and datatypes. It no longer exists.
Once a table has been dropped it is no longer in the data dictionary and there is not a way in Oracle to get that historical data.
This was last published in February 2006

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