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vision

noun (MENTAL IMAGE)    /ˈvɪʒ.ən/
B2 [C] an idea or mental image of something: We see in his novels his sinister , almost apocalyptic , vision of the future . Johnny was late home and, as usual , I had visions of him lying dead in some alley .Imagining and conceiving [C] an experience in which you see things that do not exist physically , when your mind is affected powerfully by something such as deep religious thought or drugs or mental illness : She had visions in which the angel Gabriel appeared to her.The supernatural - general words
(Definition of vision noun (MENTAL IMAGE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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