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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Visit  \Vis"it\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Visited};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Visiting}.]  [F.  visiter,  L.  visitare  fr  visere  to  go  to 
  see  to  visit,  fr  videre  visum  to  see  See  {Vision.}] 
  1.  To  go  or  come  to  see  as  for  the  purpose  of  friendship, 
  business,  curiosity,  etc.;  to  attend;  to  call  upon  as 
  the  physician  visits  his  patient. 
 
  2.  Specifically:  To  go  or  come  to  see  for  inspection, 
  examination,  correction  of  abuses,  etc.;  to  examine,  to 
  inspect;  as  a  bishop  visits  his  diocese;  a  superintendent 
  visits  persons  or  works  under  his  charge. 
 
  3.  (Script.)  To  come  to  for  the  purpose  of  chastising, 
  rewarding,  comforting;  to  come  upon  with  reward  or 
  retribution;  to  appear  before  or  judge;  as  to  visit  in 
  mercy;  to  visit  one  in  wrath. 
 
  [God]  hath  visited  and  redeemed  his  people.  --Like 
  i.  68. 




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