Definition of


  1. (noun, cognition) the visual percept of a region

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Synonyms of Vista

aspect, panorama, prospect, scene, view

Origin of the word Vista

  1. 1644, "a view or prospect," from It. vista "sight, view," noun use of fem. p.p. of vedere "see," from L. videre "to see" (see vision). more

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