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Vision vs. Horizon

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Visionnoun

(uncountable) The sense or ability of sight.

Horizonnoun

The visible horizontal line or point (in all directions) that appears to connect the Earth to the sky.

‘A tall building was visible on the horizon.’;

Visionnoun

(countable) Something seen; an object perceived visually.

Horizonnoun

(figuratively) The range or limit of one's knowledge, experience or interest.

‘Some students take a gap year after finishing high school to broaden their horizons.’;

Visionnoun

(countable) Something imaginary one thinks one sees.

‘He tried drinking from the pool of water, but realized it was only a vision.’;

Horizonnoun

The range or limit of any dimension in which one exists.

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Visionnoun

Something unreal or imaginary; a creation of fancy.

Horizonnoun

(geology) A specific layer of soil or strata

Visionnoun

(countable) An ideal or a goal toward which one aspires.

‘He worked tirelessly toward his vision of world peace.’;

Horizonnoun

A cultural sub-period or level within a more encompassing time period.

Visionnoun

(countable) A religious or mystical experience of a supernatural appearance.

‘He had a vision of the Virgin Mary.’;

Horizonnoun

Any level line or surface.

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Visionnoun

(countable) A person or thing of extraordinary beauty.

Horizonnoun

(chess) The point at which a computer chess algorithm stops searching for further moves.

Visionnoun

(uncountable) Pre-recorded film or tape; footage.

Horizonnoun

The line which bounds that part of the earth's surface visible to a spectator from a given point; the apparent junction of the earth and sky.

‘And when the morning sun shall raise his carAbove the border of this horizon.’; ‘All the horizon roundInvested with bright rays.’;

Visionverb

(transitive) To imagine something as if it were to be true.

Horizonnoun

A plane passing through the eye of the spectator and at right angles to the vertical at a given place; a plane tangent to the earth's surface at that place; called distinctively the sensible horizon.

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Visionverb

(transitive) To present as in a vision.

Horizonnoun

The epoch or time during which a deposit was made.

‘The strata all over the earth, which were formed at the same time, are said to belong to the same geological horizon.’;

Visionverb

(transitive) To provide with a vision.

Horizonnoun

The chief horizontal line in a picture of any sort, which determines in the picture the height of the eye of the spectator; in an extended landscape, the representation of the natural horizon corresponds with this line.

Visionnoun

The act of seeing external objects; actual sight.

‘Faith here is turned into vision there.’;

Horizonnoun

The limit of a person's range of perception, capabilities, or experience; as, children raised in the inner city have limited horizons.

Visionnoun

The faculty of seeing; sight; one of the five senses, by which colors and the physical qualities of external objects are appreciated as a result of the stimulating action of light on the sensitive retina, an expansion of the optic nerve.

Horizonnoun

A boundary point or line, or a time point, beyond which new knowledge or experiences may be found; as, more powerful computers are just over the horizon.

Visionnoun

That which is seen; an object of sight.

Horizonnoun

the line at which the sky and Earth appear to meet

Visionnoun

Especially, that which is seen otherwise than by the ordinary sight, or the rational eye; a supernatural, prophetic, or imaginary sight; an apparition; a phantom; a specter; as, the visions of Isaiah.

‘The baseless fabric of this vision.’; ‘No dreams, but visions strange.’;

Horizonnoun

the range of interest or activity that can be anticipated;

‘It is beyond the horizon of present knowledge’;

Visionnoun

Hence, something unreal or imaginary; a creation of fancy.

Horizonnoun

a specific layer or stratum of soil or subsoil in a vertical cross section of land

Visionverb

To see in a vision; to dream.

‘For them no visioned terrors daunt,Their nights no fancied specters haunt.’;

Horizonnoun

the great circle on the celestial sphere whose plane passes through the sensible horizon and the center of the Earth

Visionnoun

a vivid mental image;

‘he had a vision of his own death’;

Horizon

The horizon is the apparent line that separates the surface of a celestial body from its sky when viewed from the perspective of an observer on or near the surface of the relevant body. This line divides all viewing directions based on whether it intersects the relevant body's surface or not.

Visionnoun

the ability to see; the faculty of vision

Visionnoun

the perceptual experience of seeing;

‘the runners emerged from the trees into his clear vision’; ‘he had a visual sensation of intense light’;

Visionnoun

the formation of a mental image of something that is not perceived as real and is not present to the senses;

‘popular imagination created a world of demons’; ‘imagination reveals what the world could be’;

Visionnoun

a religious or mystical experience of a supernatural appearance;

‘he had a vision of the Virgin Mary’;

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