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A view is a sight or prospect or the ability to see or be seen from a particular place.

View, views or Views may also refer to:

Common meanings[edit]

  • View (Buddhism), a charged interpretation of experience which intensely shapes and affects thought, sensation, and action
  • Graphical projection in a technical drawing or schematic
  • Opinion, a belief about subjective matters
  • Page view, a visit to a World Wide Web page
  • Panorama, a wide-angle view
  • Scenic viewpoint, an elevated location where people can view scenery
  • World view, the fundamental cognitive orientation of an individual or society encompassing the entirety of the individual or society's knowledge and point-of-view


Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]




  • View (SQL), a table generated from a stored relational database query
  • VIEW, a word processor computer program developed by Acornsoft for the BBC Micro home computer
  • Model–view–controller, a design pattern in software engineering
  • Mutual view, the quality or degree of visibility of a satellite to a ground station in satellite communications
  • View, Inc., American manufacturer of smart glass
  • View model, a concept in enterprise architecture

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