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Definition

[n] the seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is located
[adv] compare (used in texts to point the reader to another location in the text)
[v] make sense of; assign a meaning to; "What message do you see in this letter?"; "How do you interpret his behavior?"
[v] perceive mentally, as of an idea; "Now I see!"; "I just can't see your point"; "Does she realize how important this decision is?"; "I don't understand the idea"
[v] get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally; "I learned that she has two grown-up children"; "I see that you have been promoted"
[v] be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something; "He verified that the valves were closed"; "See that the curtains are closed"; "control the quality of the product"
[v] consider or deem to be; regard; "She views this quite differently from me"; "I consider her to be shallow"; "I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do"
[v] deliberate or decide; "See whether you can come tomorrow"; "let's see--which movie should we see tonight?"
[v] find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort; "I want to see whether she speaks French"; "See whether it works"; "find out if he speaks Russian"; "Check whether the train leaves on time"
[v] match or meet in card games; "I saw the bet of one of my fellow players"
[v] receive as a specified guest; "the doctor will see you now"; "The minister doesn't see anybody before noon"
[v] imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind; "I can't see him on horseback!"; "I can see what will happen"; "I can see a risk in this strategy"
[v] come together; "I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How nice to see you again!"
[v] accompany or escort; "I'll see you to the door"
[v] go or live through; "We had many trials to go through"; "he saw action in Viet Nam"
[v] perceive or be contemporaneous with; "We found Republicans winning the offices"; "You'll see a lot of cheating in this school"; "I want to see results"; "The 1960 saw the rebellion of the younger generation against established traditions"; "I want to see results"
[v] perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight; "You have to be a good observer to see all the details"; "Can you see the bird in that tree?"; "He is blind--he cannot see"
[v] see and understand, have a good eye; "The artist must first learn to see"
[v] observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect; "The customs agent examined the baggage"; "I must see your passport before you can enter the country"
[v] see or watch; "view a show on television"; "This program will be seen all over the world"; "view an exhibition"; "Catch a show on Broadway"; "see a movie"
[v] observe as if with an eye; "The camera saw the burglary and recorded it"
[v] date regularly; have a steady relationship with; "Did you know that she is seeing an older man?"; "He is dating his former wife again!"
[v] go to see for professional or business reasons; "You should see a lawyer"; "We had to see a psychiatrist"
[v] go to see for a social visit; "I went to see my friend Mary the other day"
[v] visit a place, as for entertainment; "We went to see the Eiffel Tower in the morning"
[v] take charge of or deal with; "Could you see about lunch?"; "I must attend to this matter"; "She took care of this business"

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