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 for View halloo
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  View \View\ (v[=u]), n. [OF. veue, F. vue, fr. OF. veoir to see,
     p. p. veu, F. voir, p. p. vu, fr. L. videre to see. See
     Vision, and cf. Interview, Purview, Review, Vista.]
     1. The act of seeing or beholding; sight; look; survey;
        examination by the eye; inspection.
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              Thenceforth I thought thee worth my nearer view.
                                                    --Milton.
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              Objects near our view are thought greater than those
              of a larger size that are more remote. --Locke.
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              Surveying nature with too nice a view. --Dryden.
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     2. Mental survey; intellectual perception or examination; as,
        a just view of the arguments or facts in a case.
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              I have with exact view perused thee, Hector. --Shak.
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     3. Power of seeing, either physically or mentally; reach or
        range of sight; extent of prospect.
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              The walls of Pluto's palace are in view. --Dryden.
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     4. That which is seen or beheld; sight presented to the
        natural or intellectual eye; scene; prospect; as, the view
        from a window.
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              'T is distance lends enchantment to the view.
                                                    --Campbell.
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     5. The pictorial representation of a scene; a sketch, either
        drawn or painted; as, a fine view of Lake George.
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     6. Mode of looking at anything; manner of apprehension;
        conception; opinion; judgment; as, to state one's views of
        the policy which ought to be pursued.
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              To give a right view of this mistaken part of
              liberty.                              --Locke.
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     7. That which is looked towards, or kept in sight, as object,
        aim, intention, purpose, design; as, he did it with a view
        of escaping.
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              No man sets himself about anything but upon some
              view or other which serves him for a reason.
                                                    --Locke.
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     8. Appearance; show; aspect. [Obs.]
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              [Graces] which, by the splendor of her view
              Dazzled, before we never knew.        --Waller.
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     Field of view. See under Field.
  
     Point of view. See under Point.
  
     To have in view, to have in mind as an incident, object, or
        aim; as, to have one's resignation in view.
  
     View halloo, the shout uttered by a hunter upon seeing the
        fox break cover.
  
     View of frankpledge (Law), a court of record, held in a
        hundred, lordship, or manor, before the steward of the
        leet. --Blackstone.
  
     View of premises (Law), the inspection by the jury of the
        place where a litigated transaction is said to have
        occurred.
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