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The Interpreter’s Discovery
Chapter 2:    Existing Within One's Vision
ex·ist      intr.v. ex·ist·ed, ex·ist·ing, ex·ists
1. To have actual being; be real.
2. To have life; live: one of the worst actors that ever existed.
3. To live at a minimal level; subsist: barely enough income on which to exist.

4. To continue to be; persist: old customs that still exist in rural areas.
5. To be present under certain circumstances or in a specified place; occur:

1. Possessing life: famous living painters; transplanted living tissue.
In active function or use: a living language.
3. Of persons who are alive: events within living memory.
4. Relating to the routine conduct or maintainance of life: improved living conditions in the city.
Full of life, interest, or vitality: made history a living subject.
6. True to life; realistic: the living image of her mother.
7. Informal. Used as an intensive: beat the living hell out of his opponent in the boxing match.
                 tr.              1. To spend or pass (one's life).
2. To go through;
experience: lived a nightmare.
To practice in one's life: live one's beliefs.

vi·sion    n.
1. a. The faculty of sight; eyesight: poor vision.
b. Something that is or has been seen.
Unusual competence in discernment or perception; intelligent foresight: a leader of vision.
3. The manner in which one sees or conceives of something.
A mental image produced by the imagination.
5. The mystical or
perceptual experience of seeing as if with the eyes the supernatural or a supernatural being.
A person or thing of extraordinary beauty.
vi·sioned, vi·sion·ing, vi·sions
             tr.v.            1.  To see in or as if in a vision;
to envision

1. A series of images, ideas, emotions, and sensations occurring involuntarily in the mind during certain stages of sleep.
2. A daydream; a reverie.
3. A state of abstraction; a trance.
4. A wild fancy or hope.
A condition or achievement that is longed for; an aspiration: a dream of owning their own business.
6. One that is exceptionally gratifying, excellent, or beautiful: Our new car runs like a dream.
             v. tr.     1. To experience a dream of while asleep: Did it storm last night, or did I dream it?
To conceive of; imagine.
3. To pass (time) idly or in reverie.

with·in   adv.
1. In or into the inner part; inside.
2. Inside the mind, heart, or soul; inwardly.
             prep.          1. In the inner part or parts of; inside: resentment seething within him.
2. a.
Inside the limits or extent of in time or distance: arrived within two days; stayed within earshot.
b. Inside the fixed limits of; not beyond: lived within her income.
c. In the scope or sphere of: acted within the law; within the medical profession.
Inside a specified amount or degree: The team had pulled to within five points of winning.
              n.              1.
An inner position, place, or area: treachery from within.

one         adj.
Being a single entity, unit, object, or living being.
Characterized by unity; undivided: They spoke with one voice.
3. a. Of the same kind or quality: two animals of one species.
b. Forming a single entity of two or more components: three chemicals combining into one solution.
Being a single member or element of a group, category, or kind: I'm just one player on the team.
5. Being a single thing in contrast with or relation to another or others of its kind: One day is just like the next.
6. Occurring or existing as something indefinite, as in time or position: He will come one day.
7. Occurring or existing as something particular but unspecified, as in time past: late one evening.
8. Informal. Used as an intensive: That is one fine dog.
9. Being the only individual of a specified or implied kind: the one person I could marry.
self. One's consciousness of one's own being or identity; the ego:

space      n.
1. a. Mathematics. A set of elements or points satisfying specified geometric postulates: non-Euclidean space.
The infinite extension of the three-dimensional region in which all matter exists.
2. a.
The expanse in which the solar system, stars, and galaxies exist; the universe.
b. The region of this expanse beyond Earth's atmosphere.
3. a.
An extent or expanse of a surface or three-dimensional area: Water covered a large space of the valley.
A blank or empty area: the spaces between words.
c. An area provided for a particular purpose: a parking space.
4. Reserved or available accommodation on a public transportation vehicle.
5. a.
A period or interval of time.
b. A little while: Let's rest for a space.
Sufficient freedom from external pressure to develop or explore one's needs, interests, and individuality: “The need for personal space inevitably asserts itself” (Maggie Scarf).

time    n.
1. a.
A nonspatial continuum in which events occur in apparently irreversible succession from the past through the present to the future.
b. An interval separating two points on this continuum; a duration: a long time since the last war; passed the time reading.
c. A number, as of years, days, or minutes, representing such an interval: ran the course in a time just under four minutes.
d. A similar number representing a specific point on this continuum, reckoned in hours and minutes: checked her watch and recorded the time, 6:17 A.M.
e. A system by which such intervals are measured or such numbers are reckoned: solar time.
2. a. An interval, especially a span of years, marked by similar events, conditions, or phenomena; an era. Often used in the plural: hard times; a time of troubles.
b. The present with respect to prevailing conditions and trends: You must change with the times.
A suitable or opportune moment or season: a time for taking stock of one's life.
4. a. Periods or a period designated for a given activity: harvest time; time for bed.
b. A period at one's disposal: Do you have time for a chat?
5. An appointed or fated moment, especially of death or giving birth: He died before his time. Her time is near.
6. a. One of several instances: knocked three times; addressed Congress for the last time before retirement.
b. times Used to indicate the number of instances by which something is multiplied or divided: This tree is three times taller than that one. My library is many times smaller than hers.
7. a. One's lifetime.
b. One's period of greatest activity or engagement.
A person's experience during a specific period or on a certain occasion: had a good time at the party.
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