view

1. noun /vjuː/
a) The act of seeing or looking at something.

He changed seat to get a complete view of the stage.

b) The range of vision.

If there are any rabbits in this park, they keep carefully out of our view.

2. verb /vjuː/
a) To look at.

He viewed the painting and praised the artist for his masterpiece.

b) To show.

To view the desktop, click the small desktop icon on the bottom of your screen.


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