vis

noun
\ˈvis \
plural vires\ˈvī-ˌrēz \

Definition of vis 

(Entry 1 of 3)

Definition of vis (Entry 2 of 3)

1 visibility; visible

2 visual

Vis

geographical name
\ˈvēs \

Definition of Vis (Entry 3 of 3)

island of Croatia in the Adriatic Sea that historically has been controlled by a succession of peoples

First Known Use of vis

Noun

circa 1630, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vis

Noun

Latin — more at vim

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