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Itasan



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PostPosted: Sun Jul 01, 2007 10:59 pm    Post subject: breadth of vision Reply with quote

"The minister is not noted for his breadth of vision."
I wonder what this 'breadth of vision' means.
His horizons are not broad?

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Buddhaheart



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PostPosted: Mon Jul 09, 2007 12:41 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

The minister is noted for his lack of depth in his ability to perceive by the imagination or clear thinking.

Yes, his horizons are narrow.
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Itasan



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PostPosted: Mon Jul 09, 2007 1:30 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thank you very much, Buddhaheart.
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John Hall



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PostPosted: Thu Jul 12, 2007 5:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Doesn't "vision" here refer to perspective or foresight?
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