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Longview

[lawng-vyoo, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌvyu, ˈlɒŋ-/
noun
1.
a city in NE Texas.
2.
a city in SW Washington, on the Columbia.
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  • The agreed policy has been to see that you all mature with the long view.

    The K-Factor Harry Harrison (AKA Henry Maxwell Dempsey)
  • We then may take a long view of our task, and teach and work and live by faith.

    Herein is Love

    Reuel L. Howe
  • He had a long view, but he saw only the Ohio and its yellow ripples.

    The Riflemen of the Ohio

    Joseph A. Altsheler
  • "And yet, if you take a long view, you can see light," he rejoined unexpectedly.

    Sonia Married Stephen McKenna
  • The long view is the encouraging view, the view of progress.

British Dictionary definitions for long view

long view

noun
1.
the consideration of events or circumstances likely to occur in the future
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