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VISTA

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does vista mean? 

VISTA (noun)
  The noun VISTA has 1 sense:

1. the visual percept of a region

  Familiarity information: VISTA used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


VISTA (noun)


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Meaning:

The visual percept of a region

Classified under:

Nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents

Synonyms:

panorama; vista; view; aspect; scene; prospect

Context example:

the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views

Hypernyms ("vista" is a kind of...):

visual image; visual percept (a percept that arises from the eyes; an image in the visual system)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "vista"):

background; ground (the part of a scene (or picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground)

coast (the area within view)

exposure (aspect re light or wind)

foreground (the part of a scene that is near the viewer)

glimpse (a brief or incomplete view)

middle distance (the part of a scene between the foreground and the background)

side view (a view from the side of something)

tableau (any dramatic scene)


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