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view

1. Law
a. a formal inspection by a jury of the place where an alleged crime was committed
b. a formal inspection of property in dispute
2. a sight of a hunted animal before or during the chase

view

(1) To display and look at data on screen.

(2) In relational database management, a special display of data, created as needed. A view temporarily ties two or more files together so that the combined files can be displayed, printed or queried; for example, customers and orders or vendors and purchases. Fields to be included are specified by the user. The original files are not permanently linked or altered; however, if the system allows editing, the data in the original files will be changed.
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Planar views may offer a prime look at buttons to be pushed, handles to be grabbed and other clues to objects' functions, Smith suggested.
Head-cam data indicated that, from 15 to 30 months of age, children--especially those with vocabularies of at least 100 nouns--increasingly favored planar views for both types of objects.
Six satellite orbits in each of the zonal and meridional directions and eleven planar views in the horizontal are selected to highlight the variety of regimes present in the model time step (Fig.