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n. ~ 1. An area that can be seen from a particular perspective. - 2. Computing · That portion of a database that a user is allowed to access (view). - 3. Description · A cartographic perspective that represents the landscape as though details are projected on an oblique plane.


View1 is commonly used generically for graphic works to distinguish them from diagrams, charts, and verbal descriptions. - Examples of view3 include bird's-eye views, panorama, and worm's-eye view.