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noun [countable] vista pronunciation in British English /ˈvɪstə/
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singularvista
pluralvistas
  1. 1
    mainly literary the view that you can see from a particular place, especially a beautiful view
    We spent a few moments enjoying the vista from the hotel balcony.
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  2. 2
    a situation which seems to make it possible for particular things to happen or exist
    The end of communism opened up new vistas for investment.
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