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vista
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The Scarlet Letter
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  • In fact, adown the vista of the garden avenue, a number of persons were seen approaching towards the house.
  • 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.
  • This flitting cheerfulness was always at the further extremity of some long vista through the forest.
  • 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!

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  • It has a screen with a programmable vista: You can jog through the woods, or run the New York Marathon.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • As the vista opened before her, she took in the main house, with its big covered porch and black shutters, backed by a copse of towering trees.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride

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