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Definitionthe visual percept of a region
- In fact, adown the vista of the garden avenue, a number of persons were seen approaching towards the house.Chapter 7 -- The Governor's Hall (98% in)
- Pearl accordingly ran to the bow-window, at the further end of the hall, and looked along the vista of a garden walk, carpeted with closely-shaven grass, and bordered with some rude and immature attempt at shrubbery.Chapter 7 -- The Governor's Hall (89% in)
- This flitting cheerfulness was always at the further extremity of some long vista through the forest.Chapter 16 -- A Forest Walk (18% in)
- He, moving proudly past, enveloped as it were, in the rich music, with the procession of majestic and venerable fathers; he, so unattainable in his worldly position, and still more so in that far vista of his unsympathizing thoughts, through which she now beheld him!Chapter 22 -- The Procession (34% in)
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